Request for Approval -- Chicken Dance License

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at
Sat Mar 26 00:33:20 UTC 2011

Simon Phipps wrote:
> Clause 4 appears to conflict with OSD clause 5 because people with disabilities or cultural obligations preventing them from either singing or dancing (or religious issues portraying chickens) would not have equal freedoms under the license. It also violates OSD clause 6 as it would prevent use in the plinth industry. There are also difficulties concerning dependence on contact information being up-to-date such that freedoms would cease to be available in the event <OWNER> becomes uncontactable.
> For these reasons, rather than due to either an impaired sense of humour or your failure to send the e-mail on April 1st, I would recommend the license not be approved.

Don't forget Clause 4 Subclause 2 ("two (2) or more persons affiliated
with the entity" which also violates OSD clause 5 by discriminating
against independent, unaffiliated developers (which may be a first for a
 license submission...).


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