SMFication Project registered + proposal

Ivan Krstic krstic at
Fri Apr 14 10:58:55 BST 2006

Sebastien Estienne wrote:
> I also think SMF is really great, but last time i spoke about it (and
> apple's launchd) to fedora guys, they told me the licence of these 2
> projects make them incompatible with fedora.
> So, what about ubuntu?

I believe the CDDL/GPL license incompatibility doesn't permit a direct 
port; a clean-room reimplementation would have to be done (for some 
value of clean-room, obviously). I have no legal background, however, so 
someone more informed should pitch in.

Ivan Krstic <krstic at> | GPG: 0x147C722D

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