Bug#607598: visualboyadvance: 2xSaImmx.asm only allows for *non commercial* use

Karl Goetz karl at kgoetz.id.au
Mon Dec 20 03:08:58 UTC 2010

Package: visualboyadvance
Severity: serious
Tags: upstream
Justification: non commercial licence, not allowed in main
User: karl at kgoetz.id.au
Usertags: libreplanet

visualboyadvance in debian contains a file which lacks commercial distribution
rights [1]. Since this isn't granted by default, we need a new licence or the
file removed (or the package moved into non-free, but that seems a bit

This is different to 441978, which was about this licence missing from the
debian/copyright file.

[1] http://git.debian.org/?p=pkg-games/visualboyadvance.git;a=blob;f=src/i386/2xSaImmx.asm;h=e0f2e268b604fce4b40d75d68e93ab5f9adfe339;hb=HEAD

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-5-686-bigmem (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_AU.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_AU.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

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