[SciPy-Dev] cubature license

Charles R Harris charlesr.harris@gmail....
Fri Aug 23 14:09:15 CDT 2013


Ah, memories. It might not be too hard to replace the Gauss-Kronrad
quadrature, it was the first algorithm I implemented on a 80186 3MHz PC
back in the days when Microsoft offered a Fortran compiler ;) I don't know
about the rest of the dependencies.


On Fri, Aug 23, 2013 at 12:27 PM, alex <argriffi@ncsu.edu> wrote:

> On Fri, Aug 23, 2013 at 2:18 PM, Matt Redmond <mrdmnd@mit.edu> wrote:
> > I took a number of his classes at MIT, and I'm fairly sure he'd be on
> board
> > with this usage. He seemed pretty supportive of SciPy.
> >
> >
> > On Fri, Aug 23, 2013 at 10:28 AM, Matt Redmond <mttrdmnd@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> I'll ask him - I took his classes at MIT and I'm fairly sure he'd be
> okay
> >> with this.
> >>
> >>
> >> On Fri, Aug 23, 2013 at 10:20 AM, alex <argriffi@ncsu.edu> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> I noticed on the mailing list that someone wants to put cubature into
> >>> scipy.  You will need to ask Steven Johnson before this can happen
> >>> because scipy is licensed in a way that does not allow it to accept
> >>> GPL code.  Actually now that I read more, this will probably not
> >>> happen anyway because cubature itself depends on multiple GPL-licensed
> >>> codes.
> >>> http://mail.scipy.org/pipermail/scipy-dev/2013-August/thread.html
> >>> http://ab-initio.mit.edu/wiki/index.php/Cubature
> >>>
> >>> Alex
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> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> Matthew Redmond
> >> Massachusetts Institute of Technology
> >> Department of Mathematics, Course 18C
> >> Class of 2013
> >
> >
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> Even if he would personally be on board with this usage, the following
> bit makes it complicated.
>
> "Our code is based in part on code borrowed from the HIntLib
> numeric-integration library by Rudolf Schürer and from code for
> Gauss-Kronrod quadrature (for 1d integrals) from the GNU Scientific
> Library, both of which are free software under the GNU GPL."
>
> Alex
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