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Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2013 17:08:20 -0400
From: "Alain Toussaint" <>
To: <>
Subject: RE: [Feature Request] SHA-1 HMAC

> Busybox has a very light, simple implementation you could copy; it's under
GPLv2, but the 
> code is by Rob Landley and I imagine he would relicense it under BSD/MIT
for you if you need 
> a less restrictive license. The original code it was based on was public
domain, so you could 
> also just go back to that. See libbb/hash_md5_sha.c in the Busybox source
for details.

I don't think it's possible to relicense Busybox as BSD/MIT as it stand but
Rob Landley is working on a replacement toolset to Busybox which is called
toybox and is indeed under a BSD license.

> Rich


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