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Two advertising clauses need to be removed

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Ben Tilly
September 13, 2000 18:37
Two advertising clauses need to be removed
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Perl contains two files which contain the infamous BSD
advertising clause.  This means that Perl cannot technically
be distributed under the GPL.  The files in question are:


Currently Perl's documentation is *NOT* in compliance with
this clause.  However the following suggests that we can
simply remove the clause:

In a brief search I found no other sign of any other potential
problems for people wishing to distribute under the GPL.

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