New InitNG

Jeff Waugh jeff.waugh at
Sat Aug 13 11:18:07 CDT 2005

<quote who="charlieg">

> > Sun's SMF is looking like a much better solution than any of the init
> > revisited projects I've seen so far.
> Isn't it released under the CDDL and is that compatable with the Debian
> Free Software policy?

The CDDL is an excellent license, essentially a rebadged MPL such that more
projects can use it without customising it every time. There are a couple of
minor nits with it, but Sun are looking at fixing those. It is an Open
Source and Free Software license.

- Jeff

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