[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.

Andreas Ericsson                   andreas.ericsson at op5.se
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