[cvsnt-dev] Re: Legal concerns about OpenSSL

Tony Hoyle tony.hoyle at march-hare.com
Thu Oct 20 15:32:42 BST 2005

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Tony Hoyle wrote:

> The only option I can see, short of dropping sserver from the debian 
> package, is making sserver LGPL, then putting it as a separate package 
> (possibly in non-free).   Whether debian legal see this as enough though 
> is a matter for them... there's that whole dynamic linking ickyness.

On second thoughts... I can't LGPL sserver yet, since it links with the 
scramble routine (pserver password scrambler) which is under GPL.

I need to cleanroom that routine before I can LGPL the protocols.. 
forgot about that one (I *knew* there was some reason I hadn't done it yet).


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