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Use the MIT node-uuid library #564

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reid commented Feb 8, 2011

The existing uuid.js is licensed under OSLv3, which is pretty complicated compared to MIT.

The same author wrote its successor, node-uuid, which is dual licensed under MIT and GPL. Let's use that instead?


reid commented Feb 9, 2011

Closed by e297e13 Use the MIT node-uuid lib instead of OSLv3 uuid.js.

Getting build error:

$ make
! [ -d .git ] || git submodule update --init
Initialized empty Git repository in /Users/josephboyle/npm/node_modules/node-uuid/.git/
error: The requested URL returned error: 403 while accessing http://github.com/broofa/node-uuid/info/refs

fatal: HTTP request failed
Clone of 'http://github.com/broofa/node-uuid' into submodule path 'node_modules/node-uuid' failed
make: *** [submodules] Error 1

reid added a commit to reid/npm that referenced this pull request Jul 8, 2011

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