[distcc] distcc zeroconf patch issues
mbp at sourcefrog.net
Thu Aug 4 14:25:22 GMT 2005
On 4 Aug 2005, Lennart Poettering <mzqvfgpp at 0pointer.de> wrote:
> Please don't merge it. HOWL is based on Apple's mDNSResponder code
> which is licensed under AFPL which caused it to be removed from
> Debian, since AFPL is considered non-free under the DFSG.
> When I wrote that patch some time ago I wasn't aware of that
> problem. Now I am and working on "Avahi", an LGPLed replacementf for
> the Apple code.
I did think at the time that AFPL was incompatible, but some people
(from Apple?) said that it was not.
> I will eventually come up with a new patch using avahi.
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