Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 10th Sep 2010 23:38 UTC
Legal EULAs, and whatever nonsense they may contain, are legally binding in the US. Have a great weekend!
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RE[2]: Fiddlesticks...
by qbast on Sat 11th Sep 2010 19:14 UTC in reply to "RE: Fiddlesticks..."
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A final thought: How different in attitude are the above EULAs from "either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version" recommended for use with the GPL?

GPLs gives user the ability to choose whatever version of GPL he wants to follow. Quite the opposite from EULA.

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RE[3]: Fiddlesticks...
by ricegf on Sat 11th Sep 2010 21:06 in reply to "RE[2]: Fiddlesticks..."
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You nailed it exactly. That's why my first preference is always for GPL software, and my second preference is for "permissively licensed" software. The rest I simply prefer (and almost always am able) to avoid.

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