Bug 1014054 - perl-Net-Patricia license tag is broken.
perl-Net-Patricia license tag is broken.
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: perl-Net-Patricia (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Philip Prindeville
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Blocks: FE-Legal
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Reported: 2013-10-01 06:37 EDT by mejiko
Modified: 2014-07-25 22:36 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: perl-Net-Patricia-1.22-4.el6
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Last Closed: 2014-07-19 02:00:02 EDT
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Description mejiko 2013-10-01 06:37:23 EDT
Hello.

SRC rpm is : perl-Net-Patricia-1.20-2.fc19.src.rpm

perl-Net-Patricia license tag is broken. (not vaild license tag)

See: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging:LicensingGuidelines?rd=Packaging/LicensingGuidelines#.22Distributable.22


I see copyright notice text.

copyring notice file list:

A) Net-Patricia-1.20/COPYING
B) Net-Patricia-1.20/libpatricia/copyright

I think that "A" is GPLv2, "B" is 4-cause BSD License.
4-cause BSD License is GPL incompatible. (Adversing cause)

I think that this is license problem and non-free.

Note: GPL and 4-cause BSD License is free, fedora acceptable licenses.


Suggests:

1. resolve license problem (if this is license problematic) and fixing license tag.

2. Remove fedora repos.

3. contact upstream author.


Thanks.


Reference:

https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Licensing:Main?rd=Licensing#Good_Licenses
Comment 1 mejiko 2013-10-01 06:38:18 EDT
Blocking FE-Legal, I think that this is license problem.
Comment 2 mejiko 2014-03-15 06:08:25 EDT
Changed to rawhide.

How it this bug current status ? 
Is this bug is resolved ?

Thanks.
Comment 3 Philip Prindeville 2014-03-16 13:10:08 EDT
Working on a fix, as per the Licensing Guidelines.

Will mark the Perl parts "GPLv2+" and the libpatricia part "BSD with advertising".
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2014-07-09 17:53:00 EDT
perl-Net-Patricia-1.22-4.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/perl-Net-Patricia-1.22-4.fc20
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2014-07-09 19:13:51 EDT
perl-Net-Patricia-1.22-4.el6 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 6.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/perl-Net-Patricia-1.22-4.el6
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2014-07-10 22:03:33 EDT
Package perl-Net-Patricia-1.22-4.fc20:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 20 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing perl-Net-Patricia-1.22-4.fc20'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2014-8243/perl-Net-Patricia-1.22-4.fc20
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2014-07-19 02:00:02 EDT
perl-Net-Patricia-1.22-4.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2014-07-25 22:36:40 EDT
perl-Net-Patricia-1.22-4.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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