[Proj] Geo Transfoms and calculations
Gerald I. Evenden
geraldi.evenden at gmail.com
Tue Dec 30 16:35:10 EST 2008
On Tuesday 30 December 2008 3:01:14 pm Eric Miller wrote:
> Well. That is Gerald's choice. It doesn't matter to me either way since
> I'm not in the business of selling software.
Neither am I.
And yes, I meant GPL and not GSL---Freudian slip or something.
Lastly, I personally think this whole license thing sucks and wish it would go
away. Stallman has confused this issue beyond a lawyer's recognition.
Lastly, I am sure everyone is assured that I am not going to sue anyone
because they use my software. All I am worried about is keeping someone from
suing me because of some micro-coded release I neither knew about or could
MIT seems reasonable but a pox on GPL. You have to get a seance with Clarance
Darrow to figure that one out. Stallman is a smart cookie but as far as I am
concerned, he and GPL does nothing but impede open interchange of software.
> >>> On 12/30/2008 at 11:27 AM, Charles Wilson <proj at cwilson.fastmail.fm>
> >>> wrote:
> > Eric Miller wrote:
> >> You need only a minor modification to Gerald's libproj4 to compile on
> >> windows. Because Microsoft is lame, their math library does not include
> >> atanh (or asinh or acosh).
> >> Since Gerald has since embraced the GSL, maybe we can get him to use
> >> the GSL versions of those functions and let the GNU folks handle
> >> platform compatibility.
> > And what happens when libproj4 is compiled with #define NO_GSL (or
> > equivalent) to avoid GPL issues? How much existing libproj4
> > functionality do you want see locked behind that GSL/GPL barrier?
> > --
> > Chuck
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