Open Source Newbie
dee at pecats.com
Sun Aug 31 10:08:48 UTC 2008
do you want to share your
code with others who will cooperate with you, or do you want to give
your code to anyone who wants to use it?
Both the options are good.
Mail: dee at pecats.com
----- Original Message -----
From: "John Cowan" <cowan at ccil.org>
To: "Deepak" <dee at pecats.com>
Cc: <license-discuss at opensource.org>
Sent: Sunday, August 31, 2008 12:51 PM
Subject: Re: Open Source Newbie
> Deepak scripsit:
>> 1. With so many types of license, how do i choose which one should be
>> used or adapted from? Can i do this at all? How do we get an approval
>> from the open source org for an approval of the license?
> You should use an existing license to avoid customer confusion. Which one
> you use depends on your goals: in particular, do you want to share your
> code with others who will cooperate with you, or do you want to give
> your code to anyone who wants to use it?
> You may find my personal wizard at http://www.ccil.org/~cowan/floss
> Ambassador Trentino: I've said enough. I'm a man of few words.
> Rufus T. Firefly: I'm a man of one word: scram!
> --Duck Soup John Cowan <cowan at ccil.org>
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