A new "use" clause in the OSD

David Johnson david at usermode.org
Tue Aug 6 17:28:35 UTC 2002

On Tuesday 06 August 2002 09:27 am, Lawrence E. Rosen wrote:
> My preference is for a clause that is more general and doesn't list only
> the things we can think of today:
>    OSD #10: No open source license may limit or restrict
>    a person's rights to use the software that would be
>    available in the absence of a license, including their
>    fair use rights under the copyright law.

I agree with using more general clauses. If you get specific then it implies 
that anything you happened to miss is permissible.

David Johnson
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