C de-Avillez hggdh2 at
Mon Aug 16 14:02:22 UTC 2010

On Mon, 16 Aug 2010 14:43:35 +0200
Björn Seifert <mailinglist at> wrote:

> On 08/16/2010 01:42 PM, Aljoša Mohorović wrote:
> > i was just wondering why there is no truecrypt package available?
> IANAL, but perhaps because of its license:


"TrueCrypt Licensing. Karl Goetz wondered if the license of the
popular multi-platform disc encryption software TrueCrypt is free
enough to allow distributing it with Debian. Michael Poole answered
that the license isn't free at all because there are a lot of unclear
and imprecise paragraphs which makes it impossible to distribute
TrueCrypt within Debian." [1]


C de-Avillez
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