Cherry-picking license proposals
nelson at crynwr.com
Sat Jan 20 20:53:28 UTC 2001
Lawrence E. Rosen writes:
> One thing I ask you to consider: License review, even for what you think are
> simple licenses, is not taken lightly by the *volunteer* OSI board. The
> board has to read the licenses carefully. There is no such thing as a "slam
> dunk" approval.
Sure there is:
Russ's Public License
This software is copyrighted (C) DATE by AUTHOR. You may do anything
you want with this software except remove this copyright notice.
Slam dunk. :) Too bad that all licenses are more complicated than
this one. MUCH more complicated. And once we approve a license, we
can't take it back. "Failure is not an option."
-russ nelson <sig at russnelson.com> http://russnelson.com
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