Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 21st Aug 2012 21:57 UTC
Windows With Windows 8 right around the corner, the usual game of reading the end-user license agreements and spotting the different versions is in full swing. Usually, this is a game of ridicule as Microsoft comes up with ever more convoluted version schemes and EULA terms. This time around, though, the company seems to be taking steps to make things easier, as Ed Bott reports.
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RE: MS licensing = time sink
by Nth_Man on Thu 23rd Aug 2012 07:50 UTC in reply to "MS licensing = time sink"
Nth_Man
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A big contrast. People can start using GPL software without even having to read the GPL.

"You are not required to agree to anything to merely use software which is licensed under the GPL. You only have obligations if you modify or distribute the software."
-- https://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-faq.en.html

Edited 2012-08-23 07:51 UTC

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