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Re: SWISH-E License

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Wed May 21 2003 - 17:07:41 GMT
On Wed, May 21, 2003 at 08:27:42AM -0700, Roy Tennant wrote:

> Having looked at the GPL license more closely 
> <http://www.opensource.org/licenses/gpl-license.php>, I tend to think 
> it is too restrictive.

I have a strong desire for gin when I start reading licenses.  What did you find too
restrictive.

> Alternatives that have been suggested include 
> the "lite" version of GPL 
> <http://www.opensource.org/licenses/lgpl-license.php> and the BSD 
> license <http://www.opensource.org/licenses/bsd-license.php>.

Did you read: http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/why-not-lgpl.html

I frankly do not clearly understand the details of the licenses and the real difference
between LGPL and GPL.  Let me poke around a bit.

How much money is left in the Swish-e.com legal budget, Roy?

-- 
Bill Moseley
moseley@hank.org
Received on Wed May 21 17:07:50 2003