Gustin Johnson gustin at
Sun Feb 1 21:20:14 GMT 2009

sandie wrote:
> Eric Hedekar wrote:
>> Cool!  But I've got a couple questions:
> Thanks :-)
>>  1) On line 69 of wineasioinstaller, wget is used but you've made no 
>> attempt to install wget on line 57 - that's not really a question, 
>> just a correction.
> Doesnt Ubuntustudio come with wget ?

When writing a program, it is a good habit to get into to assume nothing :)

>>  2) What license is your program under?  There's no copyright 
>> information anywhere in the tarball.
> I havent yet looked into all the quirks about license, but it's free to 
> use and modify, so I gues that makes it GPL ? but as you pointed out, 
> the asio header from Steinberg is another story.

The licence is whatever you specify.  There is no default licence.
Look at the fsf site for more info:

>>  3) In the Wineasio installation instructions it says: Copy the file 
>> asio.h from Steinberg's asio-sdk to the wineasio directory
>> How do you get around the inclusion of this file, or is that what's 
>> being gotten from: 
>> ?  I 
>> hope this isn't breaking any of Steinberg's license terms - is it?
> Its only the source that is forbidden to distribute, and to my 
> knowledge, it is ok to distribute it in binary form, thats why I use a 
> precompiled dll from my own site.

No idea on this one.  I don't use  wineasio, I am not a lawyer, and I
have never looked at the Steinberg licence.  :)

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