HTTP Digest auth module for JtR, copyright issues
romain.raboin at gmail.com
Sun Jan 18 19:40:10 UTC 2009
> I'm writing to you because you wrote the module in subject. Trying to include
> the patch for this module into the Debian package for john, I encountered some
> 1) no copyright years are given.
> Since a patch cannot convey timestamps information, I cannot infer those
> from anywhere. Please provide one or more years, or a range;
I wrote this patch during july / august 2008
> 2) no licensing statement is made.
> Please choose a DFSG-free license to ease inclusion into Debian. Also, you
> might want to ask for inclusion upstream, and that has additional
> Also Public Domain is fine, but please clearly state it.
All my work about password cracking was released under GPL license.
> 3) I suppose you're the copyright holder for doc/HDAA_README as well, but I
> cannot include it until I'm sure. So please clearly state this as well.
Yes I wrote doc/HDAA_README. You can find my work here :
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