[plt-scheme] PLT removed from Debian testing

From: Greg Woodhouse (gregory.woodhouse at sbcglobal.net)
Date: Mon Jun 12 11:21:10 EDT 2006

--- David Van Horn <dvanhorn at cs.brandeis.edu> wrote:

> The following was recently (06/06/2006) sent to
> <drscheme at packages.debian.org>, announcing that the drscheme package
> has
> been removed from Debian testing:
>    FYI: The status of the drscheme source package
>    in Debian's testing distribution has changed.
>      Previous version: 1:301-9
>      Current version:  (not in testing)
>      Hint: <http://ftp-master.debian.org/testing/hints/vorlon>
>        # 20060411; done 20060604
>        Bug #356124: drscheme: Documentation license
> It seems to be in response to two bug reports categorized as "Serious
> policy violations" regarding documentation licensing.
>    http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/pkgreport.cgi?src=drscheme
> Perhaps the PLT folks are aware of this already, but I wanted to
> bring
> it to your attention just in case.
> David

Where did I read the DrScheme is licensed under LGPL?

Also, I see HTML versions of all the manuals at


Is there on-line documentation not covered here?

Gregory Woodhouse  <gregory.woodhouse at sbcglobal.net>

Metaphors be with you.

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