Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 18th Aug 2007 20:13 UTC
GNU, GPL, Open Source The OSI License-Discuss mailing list has been ablaze for the past few days since Microsoft submitted its Permissive License to the OSI for official open source license approval. Jon Rosenberg, source program director for Microsoft, posted, "Microsoft believes that this license provides unique value to the open source community by delivering simplicity, brevity, and permissive terms combined with intellectual property protection."
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RE[4]: To be honest...
by BluenoseJake on Mon 20th Aug 2007 01:13 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: To be honest..."
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Sure, no problem, the license should be evaluated and passed if it meets OSI's criteria, but it should also not be denied because of who made it, if that is the only reason

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