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Re: [fab] [Fwd: What is the mkisofs license?]



On Mon, 2006-08-14 at 19:33 +0530, Rahul wrote:
> Tom 'spot' Callaway wrote:
> 
> > 
> > Eww. I vote we get all the schilling code OUT of Fedora as soon as
> > possible. With friends like him, we don't need enemies. He's merging GPL
> > and CDDL code, and that's just not permitted.
> > 
> > I say that we (Red Hat/Fedora) throw all our weight around:
> > http://www.arklinux.org/projects/dvdrtools
> > 
> > Fix it up to basic functionality levels and ship it. Nuke the Schilling
> > trash from orbit.
> > 
> Agreed on this. We might consider talking to Debian and other 
> distributions first though.

Indeed.

> > Then again, I've yet to see or hear any result from my previous license
> > analysis, so I can only assume that Fedora doesn't care to clean up its
> > existing egregious violations.
> > 
> 
> I do appreciate the work done and I was assuming that you were following 
> up and working on dropping the violating packages.

I'm not able to drop packages in Core, I could start opening bugzilla
tickets.

~spot
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