[sane-devel] Panasonic KVSS905C SCSI driver

Julien BLACHE jb at jblache.org
Tue Oct 2 08:28:58 UTC 2007

Frank Zago <sane at zago.net> wrote:


>> Apache 2.0, indeed, the license sucks big time ...
> If someone wants to do the work, may be he can get Google to relicense
> the code.

It's only hosted on Google Code, which provides hosting services ala
sf.net, it's not written by Google :)

>> But the license only covers the code, not the knowledge you can gain
>> by reading it.
> Well, the code is so basic it's going to be a cut and paste.

Ah well, won't make it, then :)

>> Big companies and their NDAs ...
> Precious IP that anyone why a scsi analyser can reverse in less than a day.

And given the price tag associated to those high speed scanners, you'd
expect they'd let you use them with whatever software you like.


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