what *is* the approval process? [was Re: License Committee Report for July 2007]
nelson at crynwr.com
Wed Aug 1 05:13:10 UTC 2007
Luis Villa writes:
> Indeed. The FSF went to great lengths to ensure that v3 was credible,
> and has apparently succeeded. If OSI doesn't approve it, people will
> question OSI, not FSF/v3. (When I've mentioned today's discussion in
> IRC, the universal reaction has been 'you mean OSI hasn't already
> approved it?')
We haven't approved it because it hasn't gone through license-discuss
yet. Pace Andrew Oliver, we don't approve licenses that haven't gone
through the process.
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