License Wizard; previously Re: An explanation of the difficulty of solving licenseproliferation in one sentence
jclift at digitaldistribution.com
Fri Apr 8 05:03:17 UTC 2005
Alex Rousskov wrote:
> same wizard can even ask whether you want a recommendation based on
> OSI logic/preferences or FSF logic/preferemces or CelebrityN
Now that's an interesting thought.
> To simplify things, I would hard-code that each question changes the
> relative weight of one or more known licenses and a set of questions to
> ask next. The license(s) with higher resulting weights would be used
> for the final recommendation, possibly along with some short
> explanation about each license. It would be cool if the decision logic
> would be explained to the user as well (see my earlier post for an
> example of a dialog).
My concern with this is that it sounds less than straightforward to
implement in a timely fashion. More of a "version 2" kind of thing.
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