Can anyone say his or her software is open source?

Lawrence E. Rosen lrosen at
Wed Oct 31 16:30:12 UTC 2001

> From: Matthew C. Weigel 
> The Open Source Initiative owns the servicemark "OSI Approved Open
> Source Software," and that is all.

Not quite!  The certification mark is "OSI Certified" and the goods are
"open source software."  Thus the usage is:

   OSI Certified Open Source Software

/Larry Rosen
lrosen at

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