[License-review] Submitting CC0 for OSI approval

Thorsten Glaser tg at mirbsd.de
Fri Feb 17 22:03:37 UTC 2012

Richard Fontana dixit:

>I am not sure whether there is precedent for an OSI-approved license
>(at least, one that is, today, widely used) that explicitly reserves
>all patent rights.

I think OSI approves copyright licences. CC0 is merely explicit in
not granting one, whereas others explicitly grant one or can be
constructed (or not) to do that implicitly.

So, while this question is not without interest, it’s not relevant here.

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