30 Aug 2000 carey   » (Journeyer)

X3270 is definitely non-free. Bummer. I'm not even sure if Debian can keep it in non-free.

According to Kevin Wozniak at GTRC:

The source code that you inquired about may not be incorporated, bundled, packaged, or accompany any other product that is sold, licensed, or provided to another user for commercial purposes....

I do feel a little guilty about not really looking into this until there was a Free (GPL/LGPL) program available to do 5250 emulation. It may be a little pointless getting this worried about a product that is only used to access the very proprietary IBM AS/400 system.

More cool stuff:

It's a definite sensation that I've done all this before...

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