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Date: Fri, 16 Jun 2000 11:43:32 -0700 (PDT)
From: Andrew Lenharth <adl@cs.washington.edu>
To: debian-legal@lists.debian.org
Subject: reiserfs-utils_3.5.19-1_i386.changes REJECTED (fwd)

>From the copyright:
>| If you wish to integrate it with any other
>| software system which is not GPL'd, without integrating it into an
>| operating system kernel, then you must obtain an additional license.
>This makes this software non-free.  If you disagree with this
>analysis, please take it up on debian-legal@lists.debian.org.  Thanks.

I don't agree.  The GPL only allows integration with GPL products.  This
is just saying that other licenses are available from the author to allow
use in non-GPL systems.  This isn't putting any restriction that isn't
already in the GPL.

Andrew Lenharth

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