Re: is igmpproxy dfsg compliant?
On Fri, Dec 02, 2016 at 06:20:24PM +0100, Pali Rohár wrote:
> I'm already in contact with old/original maintainers of igmpproxy hosted
> on sourceforge who maintained it until release of version 0.1.
> Those maintainers are not interested in maintaining igmpproxy anymore
> and they agreed that I can take over whole igmpproxy project. Currently
> I have new repository on github (on old sourceforge project is written
> by original maintainers that project was moved to my github repository),
> but there is no new released version.
That looks better, if you are now the maintainer and previous authors
are in contact, seems good.
> > 1. As other have pointed, not all BSD licenses are compatible with
> > the GPL, it should be examined before assuming it is, if you can
> > please paste it to this list so other people can comment.
> Copyright © 2002 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior
> Permission is hereby granted to STANFORD's rights, free of charge, to
> any person obtaining a copy of this Software and associated
> documentation files ( "MROUTED"), to deal in MROUTED without
> restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy,
> modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of
> MROUTED , and to permit persons to whom MROUTED is furnished to do so,
> subject to the following conditions:
> 1) The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be
> included in all copies or substantial portions of the MROUTED .
> 2) Neither the STANFORD name nor the names of its contributors may
> be used in any promotional advertising or other promotional materials to
> be disseminated to the public or any portion thereof nor to use the name
> of any STANFORD faculty member, employee, or student, or any trademark,
> service mark, trade name, or symbol of STANFORD or Stanford Hospitals
> and Clinics, nor any that is associated with any of them, without
> STANFORD's prior written consent. Any use of STANFORD's name shall be
> limited to statements of fact and shall not imply endorsement of any
> products or services.
> 3) MROUTED IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND,
> EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF
> MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT.
> IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY
> CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT,
> TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH MROUTED OR
> THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE MROUTED .
I'm not good at spotting incompatibilities so I hope that other people
comment, to me it looks like a variation of the X11 license, AFAIK it is