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Google Changes WebM License, Now Pure BSD
on Fri 4th Jun 2010 22:36 UTC
first unveiled its WebM project
, there were quite some concerns over its license. This license was incompatible with version 2 and 3 of the GPL, and was effectively a new license, causing unnecessary confusion. Google has now cleared everything up by
switching to a regular BSD license
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on Sun 6th Jun 2010 14:31 UTC in reply to "
BSD-style licensing does not offer this protection, though it has the benefit of offering more freedom to the
of the product. So it's not intrinsically better, it's just different.
For this purpose, the BSD license is indeed intrinsically better than the GPL license.
The GPL license is very good for (...) "
You two agree. Seems like you misunderstood the way `intrinsically' was used.
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