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Re: [ANN] guile-scsh 0.2

From: Chaos Eternal
Subject: Re: [ANN] guile-scsh 0.2
Date: Tue, 7 May 2013 11:12:44 +0800

hi Mark
I found this file is originally from savannah CVS repository:
And the license was like that.
Also, there multiple files in the repo written by the same person,
Olin Shivers, has clearly declared GPL.

I will ask Olin whether he is ok to change license.

On Mon, May 6, 2013 at 11:27 PM, Mark H Weaver <address@hidden> wrote:
> Chaos Eternal <address@hidden> writes:
>> I here by announce the 0.2 version of guile-scsh, which is ported to
>> guile-2.x and now
>> available.
>> you can get it from:
> This is great news!
> However, looking through the sources, it appears that one of the files
> (scsh/fname.scm) is non-free software.  It contains the following
> header:
>   ;;; Code for processing Unix file names.
>   ;;; Copyright (c) 1992 by Olin Shivers (address@hidden).
>   ;;; Please imagine a long, tedious, legalistic 5-page gnu-style copyright
>   ;;; notice appearing here to the effect that you may use this code any
>   ;;; way you like, as long as you don't charge money for it, remove this
>   ;;; notice, or hold me liable for its results.
> If we can't convince Olin Shivers to relicense it, we'll have to rewrite
> that file from scratch.
>        Mark

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