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COPYING says GPL, but all headers say LGPL



Le Tue, Jun 27, 2006 at 10:17:32PM +1000, Craig Small a écrit :
> Nexus class libraries are found at http://hydrodictyon.eeb.uconn.edu/ncl/
> I would strongly reccomend that these were packaged separately and that
> you use the ones directly from the author's site.

Dear Craig,

	Thanks for the advices. I will put the packaging of Nexus class
libraries on my agenda, but it will take some time as I want to finish
my effort on multiple alignment software first, and as I am almost
ignorant of C(++) programming.

	For this reason, I will try to submit a revised version of
TreeView X to ftpmaster. But as I checked the copyrights, I found
another oddity.

	It appears that, although the COPYING file and the website
claim that TreeView X is GPL, all the source files have Library GPL
headers (except the Nexus ones of course). Technically, what is the
licence of TreeView X? LGPL, or GPL?


PS: For the treelib, it seems that the author is using it in another
program, but I will not try to package it untill I decide to tackle
phylogeny software as a whole.


Have a nice day,

-- 
Charles Plessy
Wako, Saitama, Japan



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