Developer won't release source licensed under modified BSD.

Remco remco47 at
Fri May 21 21:28:14 UTC 2010

On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 23:23, Electronjockey
<electronjockey at> wrote:
> The subject says it all.
> There is a particular application that is somewhat widely distributed.
> It is a single stand alone executable that is distributed with a
> modified BSD license (two paragraph). The developer is refusing to
> release the source (application and developer name withheld to protect
> the guilty - for the moment). Does anyone on this list have any
> experience dealing with this sort of situation, or can anyone point me
> in a direction. If this is not the appropriate list for this topic,
> redirection is appreciated.
> Regards,
> Todd Hicks

The modified BSD license does not require the source to be released
with an executable.


More information about the License-discuss mailing list