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Re: FSF Policy re. inclusion of source code from other projects in GCC


Richard Guenther wrote:
> /*
>  * ====================================================
>  * Copyright (C) 1993 by Sun Microsystems, Inc. All rights reserved.
>  *
>  * Developed at SunPro, a Sun Microsystems, Inc. business.
>  * Permission to use, copy, modify, and distribute this
>  * software is freely granted, provided that this notice
>  * is preserved.
>  * ====================================================
>  */

Mark Mitchell wrote:
>My guess is that it's OK to include the Sun code, since it's in the
>public domain.

This may just be nit-picking, but the above notice doesn't put the code
into the public domain.  Sun still owns the copyright of the software.

						Ross Ridge


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