Bug#590734: simutrans: Non-free license terms
Mario Castelan Castro
marioxcc at gnu.org
Sat Jul 31 16:10:38 UTC 2010
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Ansgar Burchardt <ansgar at 43-1.org> writes:
> Mario and Jordi, do you see any remaining problems if upstream applies
> the changes I suggested? I really don't want to have to bother them
> later again...
I don't think the problem is solved, We cannot say that this [Artistic
license 1.0] is a free software license because it is too vague; some
passages are too clever for their own good, and their meaning is not
I would rather suggesst the simutrans developers to update their license
to the Artistic License 2.0 or to include an "or any later version"
clause. The AL 2.0 keeps the essence of the old version with a clean
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Note: Sorry for the resent. I did forget to send a copy to the tracker
the first time.
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