For Approval: Open Source Software Alliance License
nelson at crynwr.com
Sat Sep 27 03:37:27 UTC 2003
Ernie Prabhakar writes:
> It sounds to me like Sean really wants to avoid the emergence of a
> alternative, viable Open Source fork of his project under the GPL. That
> is, he is less concerned about what happens to the code per se, and
> more concerned about the -community- being split by having two
> interesting public code bases under different licenses. Particularly
> if the interesting stuff starts happening under a GPL license, and ends
> up obsoleting the original (BSD) codebase.
Seems to me like the EU DataGrid Software License would have the same
effect, with less potential for *causing* forks.
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