[SciPy-dev] Bessel functions from Boost

Michael Abshoff michael.abshoff@googlemail....
Sun Feb 8 14:42:58 CST 2009


Gideon Simpson wrote:
> On Feb 8, 2009, at 3:15 PM, Charles R Harris wrote:
> 
>> What about the GSL implementation of the Bessel function?  That's  
>> already in C and seems, in some sense, a more natural companion  
>> library to SciPy than boost.
>>
>> Wrong license.
>>
>> Chuck
> 
> 
> I gather there is interest in reconciling the GPL and BSD licenses?

What do you mean by that? Without going into details and triggering an 
epic flamewar GPL and BSD define "freedom" differently and given 25 
years of history between the FSF and the BSD camp and endless flamewars 
I don't see how this can be resolved in any way, shape or form. :)

> -gideon

Cheers,

Michael

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