Request for Clarification: proprietary SSH server from Tectia
squinky86 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 20 19:14:12 CEST 2010
Thank you. I see that they give a hat-tip to the BSD, DES, PCRE, and XFree86
licenses, but even a search for "GPL site:tectia.com" and "GNU site:
tectia.com" don't reveal anything.
On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 11:13 AM, Shawn Robinson <serriaromeo at gmail.com>wrote:
> At this link, in the pdf they do acknowledge some open source software.
> it's at the very end before the glossary.
> On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 09:47, Jon Hood <squinky86 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I was evaluating some proprietary SSH servers and came across Tectia's SSH
>> I noticed that no mention is made in any of the licensing about anything
>> GPL-related; however, when I install the server, binaries of GPL programs
>> are available:
>> $ strings bc.exe | grep -i gnu
>> You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
>> GNU General Public License for more details.
>> it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
>> There are quite a few more executables covered under the GPL that appear
>> to be distributed in this product. My concern is that I can find no mention
>> of the GPL in any of their documentation. Could I please get a more
>> experienced set of eyes to request an evaluation from them and confirm my
> Life has been proven to have a 100% mortality rate.
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