Scientific Libraries in Python

Kragen Sitaker kragen at
Sat Dec 1 19:50:10 CET 2001

Horatio Davis <horatio at> writes:
> I was assuming that they'd be distributing SciPy in their distribution.
> What do you mean by "political obstacles"?

I mean that while it would be legal to license a modified version of
SciPy under the GPL and carry further development of SciPy out under
that license, people who wanted to use SciPy in proprietary software
would be unhappy about such a decision.

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