[Nagios-devel] Future of Nagios (was Nagios is dead! Long live Icinga!)

Andreas Ericsson ae at op5.se
Thu May 7 09:22:37 UTC 2009


sean finney wrote:
> On Thu, May 07, 2009 at 12:42:28AM +0200, Andreas Ericsson wrote:
>>> doable. I know this can be successfully accomplished as I was hired as
>>> a consultant for a large university client in Upstate New York, where
>> Seeing such an eventbroker module would be nice, as it would solve a lot
>> of requests. Since all such modules are derivatives works of GPL'd code,
>> they should be GPL'd too. Is the code available somewhere?
> 
> just to nitpick a little: the GPL doesn't say it has to be shared with
> anyone other than the client who recieved it.  that said i'm sure it'd
> be nice to have :)
> 

I know, but there aren't normally any reasons for holding GPL'd code
back, unless putting it up for download (a 2minute job for most orgs)
is considered unacceptable overhead.

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