APSL and Microsoft Broad Source License

David Johnson david at usermode.org
Sat Feb 9 22:43:05 UTC 2002

On Saturday 09 February 2002 01:26 pm, Christian Gross wrote:

> Can someone please tell me what the difference is and why the APSL is
> considered Open Source and why the Microsoft License is not? 

The APSL allows you to use the software for commercial use, provide you 
submit any modifications to Apple. Although the license makes a distinction 
between commercial and non-commercial use, in each instance the software is 
still free.

David Johnson
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