pkgconfig license

Daniel Stone daniel at
Sun Apr 24 14:58:30 PDT 2005

On Sun, Apr 24, 2005 at 08:41:47PM +0200, Matthieu Herrb wrote:
> Zack Rusin wrote:
> >I think we're trying to find a problem where there really isn't one :)
> If it's possible to use your version as an alternative to the gnome 
> version in X.Org builds, and it is made available under the  MIT license 
> (or a BSD license) then this issue is closed.
> Is it currently available somewhere, so that we can try it ?

Is it command-line-compatible with the C version of pkgconfig?  Is
there any problem with trying to get the authors of that (mainly
Havoc Pennington and Scott James Remnant, IIRC) to relicence if a
GNU-free-except-for-GCC build is utterly essential for Xorg?
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