MD5 for JtR, copyright issues

Bucsay Balázs earthquake at
Sun Jan 18 23:33:32 UTC 2009


First of all, thank for your mail.
I made the improvements at last year, so you can write 2008.
I think the license behove to bartavelle first, by the way gplv2 would
be good for me too.

Balázs Bucsay

David Paleino wrote:
> (please keep the list CCed)
> Hello David, Balázs, bartavelle,
> I'm integrating some patches into Debian's package of john. Let me expose
> different issues I encountered in this mail :-)
> David Luyer and Balázs Bucsay:
> src/md5_eq.c
>   missing copyright years. Since a patch doesn't have the ability to carry
>   timestamps, I cannot infer those from anywhere. Please provide one, two or
>   more, or a range of years.
> David Luyer:
> src/md5_go.c
> src/md5_go.h
>   these files are missing copyright years as well. David? :-)
> "Bartavelle", Balázs Bucsay and David Luyer:
> src/rawMD5go_fmt.c
>   this file is missing copyright years (see above), apart from bartavelle (©
>   2004). It is also missing any licensing statement - please choose a DFSG-free
>   license (common are GPL, BSD or MIT/X11, but there are many others out
>   there) -- also Public Domain is fine.
>   Another "issue" is about the copyright holder for "bartavelle", I've already
>   contacted him/her for this separately (other files involved).
> Please reply with your decisions on-list (no need to CC me), I'll use them as
> pointers for debian/copyright or an eventual additional file explaining why I
> won't add the "X" patch to the package.
> Kindly,
> David Paleino

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