License Proliferation

Alex Bligh alex at
Tue Sep 6 22:24:27 UTC 2005

--On 06 September 2005 20:56 +0000 Matthew Seth Flaschen 
<superm40 at> wrote:

> Which I don't understand.  Why not just release your code into the public
> domain if that's your goal?

If the question is "why not release your software into the public domain
rather than use a BSD-esque license", then IIRC the answer is normally
to do with the requirement for warranty disclaimers.


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