>> From: Jaromír Mikeš <mira.mi...@gmail.com>
>> Hi Jeffrey,
>> I am taking over gwc package in debian and having some
>> license concerns:
>> 1) chbevl.c file has this statement
>> Cephes Math Library Release 2.0: April, 1987
>> Copyright 1985, 1987 by Stephen L. Moshier
>> Direct inquiries to 30 Frost Street, Cambridge, MA 02140
>> Interpreting of such text can be as "I own this, please
>> contact me in
>> any case!".
>> You probably did not intend such interpretation.
>> Can you please add explicit licensing statement to this
>> best regards
2011/3/6 jeff welty <wel...@yahoo.com>:
> Hi Mira,
> Thanks for catching that. There is a README attached to the original tar
> archive that clearly indicates the source code may be used freely, this was
> 1990, long before the open source copyrights started to be written and
> understood. Here is the README:
> Some software in this archive may be from the book _Methods and
> Programs for Mathematical Functions_ (Prentice-Hall, 1989) or
> from the Cephes Mathematical Library, a commercial product. In
> either event, it is copyrighted by the author. What you see here
> may be used freely but it comes with no support or guarantee.
> The two known misprints in the book are repaired here in the
> source listings for the gamma function and the incomplete beta
> Stephen L. Moshier
> If I place the text of this readme in the source files chbelv.c, i0.c and
> i1.c, will that meet your needs?
> Best regards,
above is response from upstream, I was asking to solve issue in chbevl.c file.
Would be suggested solution good enough for us?
Can this note in README file solve issue in meschach library?
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