For Approval: Microsoft Permissive License
matthew.flaschen at gatech.edu
Sat Aug 11 02:50:48 UTC 2007
Chuck Swiger wrote:
> Really? Why can't you take some files which were under the MSPL with
> others under the MSCL, build and link 'em together, and distribute the
> resulting binary together with the various source files, preserving
> their original licensing?
You can if you keep them in separate files. But this is less compatible
than e.g. BSD, which allows you to include BSD code in a file under
essentially any license as long as the BSD license notice remains intact.
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