Licenses and Distribution (WAS Re: XFree-4.4.0)

Bill's LFS Login lfsbill at
Thu Mar 11 08:50:18 PST 2004

On Thu, 11 Mar 2004, Tushar Teredesai wrote:

> Igor Zivkovic wrote:
> >Tushar Teredesai wrote:
> >
> >
> >>On the topic of XFree86-4.4.0, as long as a user can download the
> >>software and install it, there is no reason not to include it in the
> >>book. I vote for updating the book to the new version.
> >>
> >>
> >Do we really need to vote on this one? No one has come up with a good
> >argument against updating to the new version yet.
> >
> >
> I thought some folks were against it when the thread started.

IIRC, they were, based on license issues. If all accept that we need
have no concern for that (from book POV), then those POVs would be
discounted in the decision process.

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