alessio at debian.org
Tue Sep 29 15:05:56 UTC 2015
On Tue, Sep 29, 2015 at 4:02 PM, Felipe Sateler <fsateler at debian.org> wrote:
>> i'm aware of the exception, but thought that non-free might be ok.
> This FAQ suggests to me that the clause is just void, but the wording
> is not very clear.
This has already been debated in debian-legal , and another
possible interpretation follows:
> That is indeed non-free and fails DFSG #6, the package cannot be in main, but
> could be in non-free maybe.
Probably not, according to some interpretations (the GPL does not allow
adding restrictions. The author can distribute the work, since he/she is the
author, but noone else can distribute a work licensed in this way).
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