For Approval: Open Source Hardware License
rick at linuxmafia.com
Fri Jul 6 01:12:01 UTC 2007
Quoting Jamey Hicks (jamey.hicks at nokia.com):
> There are no OSI-approved licenses for open source hardware, so I am
> proposing this license.
My understanding is that OSI's licence approval process
(http://www.opensource.org/docs/certification_mark.html) is specifically
for _software_ licences. That scope limitation came up previously when
people proposed documentation licences for certification; I suspect the
same logic applies here.
(I don't speak for OSI, however.)
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