[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

[relnotes] [Fedora Project Wiki] Update of "Docs/Beats/PackageChanges" by RahulSundaram



Dear Wiki user,

You have subscribed to a wiki page or wiki category on "Fedora Project Wiki" for change notification.

The following page has been changed by RahulSundaram:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Docs/Beats/PackageChanges

------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  }}}
  
  
+ = Licensing Audit =
+ 
+ Fedora Core has a ongoing [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FreeSoftwareAnalysis licensing audit] to ensure that all the software included in Fedora is compliant with the package licensing guidelines as a result of which several changes have been made.
+ 
+ `openmotif' package has been [https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-devel-list/2006-August/msg01314.html dropped] due to a non-free license. Software packages previously dependant on the openmotif library has been rebuilt to use lesstif. 
+ 
- `macutils` - https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-maintainers/2006-August/msg00021.html
+ `macutils` has been dropped due to a non-free license - https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-maintainers/2006-August/msg00021.html
+ 
+ `ckermit` has been dropped due to a non-free license
+ 
+ `cleanfeed` has been dropped due to a non-free license
+ 
+ `aspell-nl` package has been changed to include GPL licensed data. 
+ 
+ `crypto-utils`  PGP licensed code was removed in favor of new GPL licensed code
+ 
+ `netpbm` had all of the unlicensed or improper files removed from the  source tarball
  
  
- FIXME: add all the changes from the licensing audit. 
- 


[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]