A separate program for license recommendation
chris at metatrontech.com
Sat Aug 25 19:09:51 UTC 2007
Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
> Tobia Conforto <tobia.conforto at linux.it> writes:
>> It could be called "Open Source Recommended License" or something to
>> that effect.
>> What do you think?
From that link:
The first thing we can do is to make sure that licenses calling
themselves "open source" truly meet the Open Source Definition. In 2005,
the OSI has suggested three guidelines that they would apply to proposed
licenses to determine whether they should be OSI-approved.
1. The license must not be duplicative
2. The license must be clearly written, simple, and understandable
3. The license must be reusable
Can we apply criteria 2 to the approval process for the GPL3?
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