compatibility and the OSD

Rick Moen rick at
Wed Sep 22 21:48:12 UTC 2004

Quoting Bob Scheifler (Bob.Scheifler at Sun.COM):

> Do you mean that the notion of requiring attribution, absent knowing
> the actual form of attribution that is mandated, does not in and of
> itself constitute a meaningful restriction, or do you mean that there
> is no possible form of mandated attribution that would ever constitute
> a meaningful restriction?

I meant the former in the specific context of the example you cited, and
was most definitely not addressing the latter point.  See prior remarks 
about theoretical questions.  ;->  )

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