Subject: Re: Satisfying multiple licenses upon distribution
From: Matthew Flaschen <>
Date: Sun, 15 Apr 2007 16:25:34 -0400

Suraj N. Kurapati wrote:
>>> That "extra work" is simply to make the source code (only for
>>> the portions under my license) available upon distribution.
>> Even if he did so, he would be giving others (through the BSD
>> license) permission not to provide source.
> No.  The copied&pasted Sleepycat/MIT code is only governed by the
> Sleepycat/MIT license -- the BSD license does not apply to it.

Okay, that makes sense.  What would be a mistake would be to say BSD
alone applied to the whole combined file (yet source still had to be
provided).  Before, I thought that was what you intended.

Thanks for clearing things up.

Matt Flaschen