Can this be supported by Ubuntu Linux?

Ming Hua minghua-list at
Sat Jan 21 06:54:27 GMT 2006

On Fri, Jan 20, 2006 at 10:10:24PM -0800, Jordan Mantha wrote:
> Karl Hegbloom wrote:
> >Wondering if this can be added to the list of software that perhaps
> >ought to be supported by Ubuntu Linux?
> >
> >
> >
> What do you mean by supported exactly? Gaussian is a wonderful 
> computational chemistry package, but it is not free and therefore cannot 
> be included in Ubuntu.

I think he meant getting Ubuntu certified for Gaussian, like what was
done for IBM DB2.  The page says (for i386 architecture):
    "SuSE Linux 9.x, 10.0; Red Hat Linux 8.0, EL 4 U2. Other versions
    are not supported."

This is probably off-topic on ubuntu-devel, though.


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