[License-discuss] License Stewards

Ben Reser ben at reser.org
Fri Oct 5 18:42:44 UTC 2012

On Fri, Oct 5, 2012 at 10:52 AM, Rick Moen <rick at linuxmafia.com> wrote:
> I certainly never turn up my nose if someone offers me promissory
> estoppel, but I'm not sure a licence steward venting an amateur opinion[1]
> about the copyrightability of his/her creation establishes estoppel.
> Anyway, that's an affirmative defence:  It doesn't prevent litigation.

I did say likely.

> Also, I thought you were among those people interested in whether
> software licence texts are copyright-eligible, in which case you're
> digressing quite a bit.  (No objection:  This is the Internet after
> all.)

I haven't said anything on this thread previously and what I did say
wasn't sufficient to give that impression.

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