For Approval: Microsoft Permissive License
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Sun Aug 19 23:51:39 UTC 2007
Jon Rosenberg (PBM) wrote:
> (D) [...] If you distribute any portion of the software in
> compiled or object code form, you may only do so under a license that
> complies with this license.
The first part of this sentence appears to limit its own application to a "portion of the software", while the second part implies that a portion of the software (perhaps all of it?), if it is compiled, is not restricted to being licensed under the MSPL. What is the intention here?
Compliance with a license is something I think of as a person - rather than a license - doing. Could you give some examples of what it means in practice for a license to "compl[y] with this license?"
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