OSL 1.1 treatment of documentation
Forrest J. Cavalier III
mibsoft at mibsoftware.com
Wed Oct 30 17:53:50 UTC 2002
Lawrence E. Rosen" <lrosen at rosenlaw.com> wrote in part:
> > > 3) Grant of Source Code License. The term "Source Code" means the
> > > preferred form of the Original Work for making
> > modifications to it and
> > > all available documentation describing how to access and modify the
> > > Original Work.
> > "access" is not well-defined.
> > Is your intent to compel book publishers to give away the
> > text of their books written for users of the Work?
> No, and I don't think the word "access" conveys that meaning.
"accessed" appears in OSL 1.1 paragraph 5. And it
seems that "use" is different than "access." Can
you explain what you meant in each paragraph?
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