Redistribution constraint

Mahesh T. Pai paivakil at
Fri Aug 20 13:32:11 UTC 2004

Andrea Chiarelli said on Fri, Aug 20, 2004 at 10:42:50AM +0200,:

 > How can I distinguish an acceptable restriction from an unacceptable one?

See the OpenSource Definition.

Rule of  thumb - anything  which prevents a distributor  from imposing
restrictions  on  the users'  use,  modification  and distribution  is
an acceptable restriction.

         Mahesh T. Pai    <<>>
``Those willing to give up a little liberty for a
little security deserve neither security nor liberty''

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