TEAM-ADA Archives

Team Ada: Ada Programming Language Advocacy


Options: Use Classic View

Use Monospaced Font
Show Text Part by Default
Condense Mail Headers

Topic: [<< First] [< Prev] [Next >] [Last >>]

Print Reply
Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2001 18:07:29 -0800
Reply-To: Tom Moran <[log in to unmask]>
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
Organization: Decision Aids
From: Tom Moran <[log in to unmask]>
Parts/Attachments: text/plain (10 lines)
> Concerning the GPL, I think that there is a very simple
> compromise that
> would keep us entrepreneurs content. Offer the option of a
> reasonable
> royalty paying license as an addition.
  Absolutely.  I certainly have no problem with anything, tax funded or
not, being released under the GPL.  My only problem is restrictions that
unreasonably limit use.  Making a reasonable, non-exclusive, license
available without the GPL restrictions would remove such an objection.