#6 Non-free files in the source (haval)

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Trf (5)
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2007-07-10
2007-06-17
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Appears that implementation of HAVAL digest (haval and haval.1996) included in Trf sources is non-free. Its copyright statement states:

Copyright (C) 1996 by Yuliang Zheng. All rights reserved.
This program may not be sold or used as inducement to sell
a product without the written permission of the author.

So, it's impossible to include Trf as is to Debian GNU/Linux distribution (which I would like to).

Fortunately, the HAVAL implementation was relicensed to BSD license and is available at http://labs.calyptix.com/haval.php.

Could you replace non-free version by this newer one?

The attached patch preserves all changes made by Andreas Kupries to the original version, and allows use of haval-1.1 directory insted of haval.1996.

The patch applies to the CVS version of Trf.

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  • Sergei Golovan

    Sergei Golovan - 2007-06-17
     
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  • Sergei Golovan

    Sergei Golovan - 2007-07-10
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