Debian, EAP, and the OpenSSL and GPL incompatibility
aland at deployingradius.com
Sun Nov 22 21:40:50 CET 2009
Bjørn Mork wrote:
> Alan DeKok posted this very promising report of the re-licensing work he
> had been doing in January:
I've contacted a number of people. No one has objected.
> If I understand Alan's post correctly, the license issue was
> unintentional in the first place. If that is correct, then it is too
> bad that it keeps a number of users from using the code (yes, there is
> nothing preventing them from building FreeRADIUS themselves, but most
> users won't do that)
An alternative would be to distribute freeradius + openssl binaries
from freeradius.org. Or, to re-arrange the code so that any OpenSSL
dependence is re-arranged to avoid the license issue.
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