a proposed change to the OSD

Dr. David Alan Gilbert gilbertd at treblig.org
Fri Oct 25 21:54:08 UTC 2002

* Russell Nelson (nelson at crynwr.com) wrote:
> I'm going to propose a change the Open Source Definition at our board
> meeting next Thursday.  It is simply this:
> 0) A license may not restrict use or modification of a lawfully
> obtained copy of a work.
> Anybody have problems with this?  Does this have any problems?

How would that interact with licenses for libraries ?

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