Re: Winetricks may be inciting copyright infringement
On Aug 12, 2014, at 2:07 PM, Hendrik Weimer <email@example.com> wrote:
> Mateusz Jończyk <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> Unfortunately, many libraries that it distributes are illegal to install on
>> Linux or it is legal to install them under limited circumstances (such as
>> having a Windows license).
> So what? winetricks is not part of main, so it is the responsibility of
> the user to ensure compliance with the license.
Winetricks is part of contrib, and the debian website states "Every package in contrib must comply with the DFSG." .
If winetricks turns out to be DFSG incompatible (the requirement of having a MS Windows license suggests that is the case), maybe it should be moved to non-free?