[repost] [j at uriah.heep.sax.de: For Approval: The beer-ware license]

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at gatech.edu
Fri Jan 11 23:23:51 UTC 2008

Joerg Wunsch wrote:
> Thank you very much for your time and attention.  Please close this
> case, as it's obviously hopeless.  I thought the purpose of OSI was to
> ensure open software is the result, and that's what people are
> apparently thinking of OSI.

If OSI immediately approved every compliant license submitted, without
concerns for proliferation or redundancy, that would make reuse of code
needlessly difficult.

Matt Flaschen

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