Brad Fitzpatrick brad at
Tue Oct 12 16:18:28 PDT 2004

Yes, it's BSD.

The COPYING file is a result of autoconf adding it there automatically for
us, when we didn't have a copying file.  We've since added a COPYING file
to CVS:

On Tue, 12 Oct 2004, Doug Porter wrote:

> As I understand, memcached is supposed to be BSD licensed.  I'm
> just a little confused by the existence of the GPL 'COPYING' file
> that remains in the 1.1.1 tarball.  I presume this was left there
> by mistake, and if not, can the situation be clarified?  Thanks.
> --
> Doug Porter <dsp at>

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