[Fwd: Re: What would work instead of the MXM public license?]

John Cowan cowan at ccil.org
Wed Apr 15 15:29:35 UTC 2009

Bruce Perens scripsit:

> You still need the right to circumvent the cathedral when they go feral. 


> Yes. But somebody placed on Opensource.org's front page this sentence:
>    Open source is a development method for software that harnesses the
>    power of distributed peer review and transparency of process.
> IMO it is often the case that such a development method is followed, but 
> this is an inaccurate explanation of what Open Source is.


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