Re: [unrev-II] deciding on a license

From: John J. Deneen (
Date: Sun Jun 18 2000 - 19:52:34 PDT

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    Eugene Eric Kim wrote:

    > One last thought on licenses. If we can't reach quick consensus on
    > licensing, one thing we ought to do is to get representatives from three
    > different open source groups, and have them do presentations on their
    > licenses, how it affects their organizations, the lessons they've learned,
    > and the things they'd do differently. That will give us all a better
    > perspective on how licenses affect projects, especially for those of us
    > who have not participated in open source projects. In fact, maybe we
    > should do this anyway before trying to reach consensus.
    > Perhaps Mark Mitchell would be willing to talk about the GPL. I could
    > probably get representatives from the Apache Software Foundation and
    > Mozilla to speak about their respective licenses.
    > -Eugene
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