[Python-Dev] donating python-crack module

Domenico Andreoli cavok@filibusta.crema.unimi.it
Tue, 8 Jul 2003 12:15:58 +0200

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On Fri, Jul 04, 2003 at 10:28:49AM -0400, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > it is already available on savannah, licensed under GPL. what's wrong
> > with GPL? the story about not being usable with non-GPL software?
> Many businesses prefer not to use GPL software, and I believe that if
> Python itself had been GPL'ed it would not have become the success it
> is now.  None of the major OS languages (Perl, Python, Tcl) are GPL.
> But it's up to you, and I know there are dissenting opinions, and I
> don't want this debate here turning into a flamewar, so I'll leave the
> choice of license up to you, the author.

i'm a sustainer of the GPL cause but for software little as mine i
admit GPL is really overkill.

i think i'll switch to MIT license in the next release.


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