Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 22nd Jun 2008 22:49 UTC, submitted by Jan Schaumann
NetBSD Alistair Crooks, president of the NetBSD Foundation, announced recently that it "has changed its recommended license to be a 2 clause BSD license". This makes NetBSD more easily available to a number of organisations and individuals who may have been put off by the advertising or endorsement clauses.
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RE[4]: yeah
by Soulbender on Mon 23rd Jun 2008 10:20 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: yeah"
Soulbender
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2005-08-18

Who cares if it is closed or open as long as it does what it should?

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RE[5]: yeah
by orestes on Mon 23rd Jun 2008 11:06 in reply to "RE[4]: yeah"
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2005-07-06

Developers do. Especially the ones looking to adapt other people's code.

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RE[6]: yeah
by Soulbender on Mon 23rd Jun 2008 11:09 in reply to "RE[5]: yeah"
Soulbender Member since:
2005-08-18

Apparently not the developers using the BSD license. There are also developers who mind the GPL.

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