Re: [gentoo-dev] package with funny licence

2007-07-06 Thread Ulrich Mueller
On Wed, 4 Jul 2007, Jeroen Roovers wrote: 1) Again, it's not a license. It's a copyright notice with a couple of jokes attached. It contains no statement granting anyone anything with regard to the copyright of the materials it is attached to. Ask your lawyer. Is it even a copyright notice?

Re: [gentoo-dev] package with funny licence

2007-07-04 Thread Paul de Vrieze
On Wed, 4 Jul 2007 03:01:52 Jeroen Roovers wrote: On Tue, 3 Jul 2007 12:21:12 +0200 Ulrich Mueller [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Today I stumbled over a package that has the following funny licence in its file headers: ;; Bozoup(P) 1995 The Bozo(tic) Softwar(e) Founda(t)ion, Inc. ;; See

Re: [gentoo-dev] package with funny licence

2007-07-04 Thread Jeroen Roovers
On Wed, 4 Jul 2007 22:02:31 +1000 Paul de Vrieze [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The whole license is especially completely unintelligeable. Is one actually allowed to distribute/modify/use the software at all? It is probably best to dump the package. 1) Again, it's not a license. It's a copyright

Re: [gentoo-dev] package with funny licence

2007-07-03 Thread Jeroen Roovers
On Tue, 3 Jul 2007 12:21:12 +0200 Ulrich Mueller [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Today I stumbled over a package that has the following funny licence in its file headers: ;; Bozoup(P) 1995 The Bozo(tic) Softwar(e) Founda(t)ion, Inc. ;; See the BOZO Antipasto for further information. ;; If this is