"Alan W. Irwin" wrote:
> On 2004-12-22 12:50-0000 Arjen Markus wrote:
> > PLplot is in the public domain, so you can distribute it freely.
> Arjen, this phrase is not correct since it means there is no copyright. Did
> you copy this from somewhere else in PLplot documentation? We are trying to
> find such phrases and eliminate them since they are not true.
> The preferred description is given on the front page of our web site at
> "PLplot is free software primarily licensed under the LGPL." (with a link to
yes, I simply copied the text from "abs.txt" in the doc directory. It
rather dated, as originally it did not contain the Linux and Windows
as supported platforms.
I will replace the text rightaway. Note: the intention of this little
for the Windows platform is to have a convenient way to link to the
web site, especially for users/developers who can not build the
due to lack of the necessary software (and that part of the Windows port
has not been considered at all yet, AFAIK).