For Approval: Microsoft Permissive License

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at
Wed Aug 22 03:31:01 UTC 2007

Chris Travers wrote:
> Note that I am *not* allowed to change the license of BSDL code I distribute
> as part of my GPL'd application.  How is the MS-PL different?

You can't remove the BSD license text.  But you can add a license
(sublicense).  The latter is not true of MS-PL.

Matt Flaschen

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