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[Question -2] Re: [CON] Open for IP abuse {Re: [ba-unrev-talk] [IDEA]: No license at all}

Question 2:
What counts as an extension?    (01)

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jack Park" <jackpark@thinkalong.com>
To: <ba-unrev-talk@bootstrap.org>
Sent: Sunday, June 09, 2002 11:04 PM
Subject: [CON] Open for IP abuse {Re: [ba-unrev-talk] [IDEA]: No license
at all}    (02)

> If you make no license at all, then you open the door to others
> your intellectual property (IP) by any of a variety of means,
> patenting extensions to it which prevent you from evolving the product
> that direction.
> At 10:22 PM 6/9/2002 +0100, you wrote:
> >Given:
> >1- The software must be free from encumbrance from evolving in any
> >natural direction needed to satisfy the requirement that the software
> >continue to play an important role in a world of complex and crucial
> >issues, and which is evolving continuously.
> >2- The software must available to all who need it.
> >
> >IDEA: How about: No license at all. Totally open, gratis,
> >
> >--
> >Peter
>    (03)