On Tue, 2008-12-09 at 12:57 +0100, Matthias Saou wrote:
For the following review :
I would need to know if the "Non Related Persons Disclaimer and
Licence" under which the CAcert root certificates files are is
acceptable for Fedora or not. Full text here :
What I see is that it only really applies to liability, and doesn't
cover modifications since those wouldn't make much sense. What does
bother me somewhat is the last part of the "License" section : "You may
NOT distribute certificates or root keys under this licence, nor make
representation about them." as well as the fact that liability might be
transferred to the Fedora Project if the certificates are shipped in
Yeah, so this would be a Content license rather than a software license.
Given that it does not give permission for us to redistribute (the
cornerstone requirement for Content licenses), this license is not
acceptable for Fedora.