[License-discuss] "Fairness" vs. mission objectives

Eric S. Raymond esr at thyrsus.com
Mon Feb 24 22:26:11 UTC 2020

John Cowan <cowan at ccil.org>:
> 3) We do not consider ourselves bound by stare decisis if we believe it
> will lead to a bad result in this particular case.  In my view, open-source
> license certification is not a situation in which it is always better to
> have a settled result than a just result.

That is elegantly put, and I fully concur.
		<a href="http://www.catb.org/~esr/">Eric S. Raymond</a>

More information about the License-discuss mailing list