Searching for a licence

John Cowan cowan at
Thu Mar 17 04:12:21 UTC 2011

Shaun Wilde scripsit:

> "Feel free to use this code in any way you like, just don't hold me
> or any contributers accountable if it all goes pear-shaped; oh and by
> the way you haven't paid for it, if you have more fool you, so don't
> expect support."  Is there an appropriate licence on the opensource site
> or should I pick one - like the simple public licence and modify it?

The MIT, 3-clause or 2-clause BSD, or Apache 2.0 are pretty much wins.

> I just didn't want to create yet another licence variant

Definitely don't due that.

John Cowan                                cowan at
I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen,
han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith.  --Galadriel, LOTR:FOTR

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