Bug#517205: cl-swank: Possible DFSG violation in xref.lisp
Evgeny M. Zubok
evgeny.zubok at tochka.ru
Thu Feb 26 11:00:48 UTC 2009
The xref.lisp source has the following license:
;;; Use and copying of this software and the preparation of derivative
;;; works based on this software are permitted, so long as the following
;;; conditions are met:
;;; o The copyright notice and this entire notice are included intact
;;; and prominently carried on all copies and supporting documentation.
;;; o No fees or compensation are charged for use, copies, or
;;; access to this software. You may charge a nominal
;;; distribution fee for the physical act of transferring a
;;; copy, but you may not charge for the program itself.
;;; o If you modify this software, you must cause the modified
;;; file(s) to carry prominent notices (a Change Log)
;;; describing the changes, who made the changes, and the date
;;; of those changes.
;;; o Any work distributed or published that in whole or in part
;;; contains or is a derivative of this software or any part
;;; thereof is subject to the terms of this agreement. The
;;; aggregation of another unrelated program with this software
;;; or its derivative on a volume of storage or distribution
;;; medium does not bring the other program under the scope
;;; of these terms.
;;; o Permission is granted to manufacturers and distributors of
;;; lisp compilers and interpreters to include this software
;;; with their distribution.
Is there possible DFSG violation when xref.lisp is distributed within
cl-swank package? Last rule restricts the distribution of xref.lisp only
to lisp compilers and interpreters. I can't understand clearly, does
this item forbid us to include xref.lisp with slime (which is not lisp
compiler or interpreter)? The second rule also conflicts with DFSG in my
-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0
APT prefers stable
APT policy: (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i586)
Kernel: Linux 2.6.26-1-486
Locale: LANG=ru_RU.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=ru_RU.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Versions of packages cl-swank depends on:
ii common-lisp-controller 6.17 Common Lisp source and compiler ma
cl-swank recommends no packages.
Versions of packages cl-swank suggests:
ii slime 1:20080223-2 Superior LISP Interaction Mode for
-- no debconf information
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