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Re: RFC: Support for zstd in .deb packages?




> On May 4, 2018, at 6:22 AM, Guillem Jover <guillem@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
> Hi!
> 
> On Fri, 2018-04-27 at 07:02:12 +0200, Guillem Jover wrote:
>> The following is a quick run-down of the items from [F], not all
>> being important from Debian's perspective, but being for dpkg's:
> 
>> * License: Permissive (dual BSD + GPL-2), which makes universal
>>  availability possible.
> 
> Unfortunately, I've just noticed that the project requires a CLA,
> which means universal contributions are *not* possible. :(
> 
>  <https://github.com/facebook/zstd/blob/dev/CONTRIBUTING.md>
>  <https://code.facebook.com/cla>
> 
> Nick & Yann, I'm assuming this is some corporate requirement from
> Facebook, and it's probably not going to go away?

Yup, it is here to stay.

-Nick