[ntp:hackers] Cool new stuff

Paul Vixie paul at vix.com
Mon Jul 24 05:45:19 UTC 2006


dr. mills wrote:

> As a practical matter, the NTP code base starts from here and is not
> ":checked in" the ISC.

agreed.

> The developer corps at the ISC and elsewhere fixes it up, hands it out and
> keeps it running.  Beyond that, I like the Internet model, especially the
> lawyers part.

i believe that this is a safe position to take/assume, and i will work to
make/keep it so.

> todd glassey wrote:
> 
> > Unfortunately Dave its not quite that easy its not just the republication
> > rights that are at play here especially for the commercial players. The
> > Copyright/Use License also pertains to derivative implementations as well
> > one would think including the code-base that is checked into the ISC. So
> > the question is - who actually owns the code the ISC and this collective
> > are working on? - You - UDel? those collective Sponsor's
> >
> > Sorry to be the IP guy but...

todd, you're not an IP guy.  i guess nobody told you until now.  there it is.

paul


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