License Committee Report for September 2005

Joel West svosrp at
Fri Sep 9 04:37:32 UTC 2005

On 5:27 PM -0400 9/8/05, Eric S. Raymond doth scribe:
>The license-discuss membership doesn't make policy.  The Board does.
>Those criteria were approved after due deliberation by the Board for
>good strategic reasons.  Anyone who is unwilling to apply them may
>recuse him or herself from the process.

    if the license approval committee is finding that these policies are difficult to apply in practice, and
    are generally opposed by the broader open source community,
    the board could reconsider whether these particular policies are the best way to address these "good strategic reasons."


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