Legality of Fedora in production environment

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at
Mon May 14 17:00:33 UTC 2007

Andrew Haley wrote:
> Mamoru Tasaka writes:
>  > In this case we must make it sure that the translated license can
>  > be accepted on Fedora. Actually I have one software which I want to
>  > submit into Fedora, of which the license is written completely in
>  > Japanese. I asked the developer (, who is Japanese) some questions
>  > about the license, then translated into English, sent to Callaway,
>  > and he asked FSF about my translated license. And we (Callaway and
>  > me) are waiting the reply from FSF from more than one month.....
> Well, that's hardly surprising: it's not the FSF's mission to review
> other people's licences. 

It is. It is something they have agreed to do and they have done so 
repeatedly whenever we asked them.


More information about the fedora-devel-list mailing list