Copyright (c) 1990-2002, Dorai Sitaram.
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as is, with no warranty of any kind.
does not allow to change the source,
but this is required to get it running and to fix problems.
(At the moment we patch the source with sed, which is not allowed.)
We can not fix this, and probably not the other open bugs.
I suggest to treeclean this package.
The tool is only in gentoo
Reverse RDEPEND for dev-tex/slatex:
Have tried to contact the author, maybe he would be willing to relicense it?
(In reply to Ulrich Müller from comment #2)
> Have tried [...]
This should read "Have you tried [...]".
No, I have not.
Mail to upstream sent and a first reply was received (suggesting Apache-2.0).
Upstream has added an Apache-2.0 license to the distribution.
SRC_URI is now: http://www.ccs.neu.edu/home/dorai/slatex/slatex.tar.bz2
Not sure about the version number; version.tex still says 20090928, whereas the history file has 20180415 as its latest entry.
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):
Author: Ulrich Müller <email@example.com>
AuthorDate: 2018-04-16 19:14:26 +0000
Commit: Ulrich Müller <firstname.lastname@example.org>
CommitDate: 2018-04-16 19:16:16 +0000
dev-tex/slatex: Version bump, relicensed to Apache-2.0.
Non-maintainer commit: Bump EAPI to 6, update SRC_URI and LICENSE.
Upstream has relicensed the package; apart from that, there are no
changes from slatex-20090928.
Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.28, Repoman-2.3.9
dev-tex/slatex/Manifest | 2 +-
...928.ebuild => slatex-20090928_p20180415.ebuild} | 25 +++++++++++-----------
2 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 14 deletions(-)