On Fri, Nov 29, 2013 at 09:37:52AM +0100, Luca Falavigna wrote:
> Source: liblas
> Version: 1.2.1-5.1
> Severity: serious
> include/liblas/detail/sha1.hpp is licensed under these terms:
> // sha1.h
> // Copyright (C) 1998
> // Paul E. Jones <pau...@arid.us>
> // All Rights Reserved.
> // This software is licensed as "freeware." Permission to distribute
> // this software in source and binary forms is hereby granted without
> // a fee. THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED 'AS IS' AND WITHOUT ANY EXPRESSED
> // OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED
> // WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
> // THE AUTHOR SHALL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES RESULTING
> // FROM THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, INCLUDING,
> // BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF DATA OR DATA BEING RENDERED INACCURATE.
> Thus, this portion of code is non-free.
This issue still appears in the 1.7 (latest) version. A proper way to fix this
is adopting/adapting a license-compatible implementation such as:
It is not complicated at all and I could provide a patch if Howard had not
time to fix this issue upstream.
Francesco P. Lovergine
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