Re: DRAFT: debian-legal summary of the QPL
Steve Langasek <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>On Mon, Jul 19, 2004 at 11:38:23AM +0100, Matthew Garrett wrote:
>> The GPL discriminates against a slightly smaller set of dissidents.=20
The ones who want to be able to give binaries to people when they don't
necessarily trust them with the source.
>> The GPL discriminates against people on desert islands who have a=20
>> binary CD but not a source one.
They find that they can't distribute any further.
>> Make the tests sufficiently silly and we can ban every single license
>> for discriminating against a field of endeavour.
>Sure, but I don't think either the dissident test or the desert island
>test fall into this category.
Mm. I'm unconvinced.
Matthew Garrett | email@example.com