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Re: [Bug-wget] Overly permissive hostname matching

From: Jeffrey Walton
Subject: Re: [Bug-wget] Overly permissive hostname matching
Date: Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:16:37 -0400

On Thu, Mar 20, 2014 at 6:11 PM, Daniel Stenberg <address@hidden> wrote:
> On Thu, 20 Mar 2014, Tim Rühsen wrote:
>> I broke out the public suffix code together and created a first go (really
>> very quick, distcheck fails - couldn't figure out this evening).
>> https://github.com/rockdaboot/libpsl
> Ok, I'll be the first to rain on the parade. Sorry but it seems fit to do
> this early.
> You do realize that with a *GPL license on the thing, you won't get adopted
> by OpenSSL, curl and possibly others?

> I can't prevent you of course and the decision is yours to make, but I'd
> prefer a BSD style license as then I could really consider basing future
> enhancements of curl on this effort.
Does GNU have a permissive license? I know permissive does not meet
all of Dr. Stallman's goals, but it will allow GNU more intellectual
property in the arena.


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