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To: Jon Portnoy <avenj@g.o>
From: Robin H.Johnson <robbat2@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: [gentoo-core] Ebuild license question
Date: Fri, 9 May 2003 13:27:49 -0700
On Fri, May 09, 2003 at 04:21:06PM -0400, Jon Portnoy wrote:
> > Instead of creating a new libcap license file, I think we should
> > abstract the package name in PAM/PWDB and point all 3 items to this.
> > Possible name is $PORTAGE/licenses/BSD_GPL 
> Dual licenses are usually done like:
> 
> LICENSE="BSD GPL-2"
> 
> Any reason that wouldn't apply here?
I asked because PAM and PWDB seem to have their own license files rather
than that common dual license solution. If you look at their license
files, there is a single additional clause in addition to the BSD/GPL-2
licenses to make them compatible together (otherwise according to FSF
they aren't).

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