Sendmail licence

Raj Mathur raju at
Fri Apr 4 02:17:15 UTC 2008

On Thursday 03 Apr 2008, John Cowan wrote:
> Raj Mathur scripsit:
> > Is the Sendmail licence ( OSI
> > compliant?  Seems to be a BSD with an added GPL-type clause.
> >
> > Note: I'm not asking if it's approved, only compliant.
> The OSI as an organization doesn't judge licenses for compliance: it
> only approves (or fails to approve) licenses submitted to it for
> approval. Beyond that, there is only the opinion of individuals.

OK, to rephrase to meet the exacting standards of this list, does the 
licence look compliant with the OSD?

> My opinion is that this license is compliant.

Since it was opinions I was looking for, thanks :)


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