On Fri, 2007-04-27 at 19:27 +0100, I wrote: > The author of Ion3 (which I maintain) is proposing to introduce a new > licence which includes the clause: > > > 3. Redistributions of this software accessible plainly with a name > > of this software ("ion", "ion3", etc.), must provide the latest > > release with a reasonable delay from its release (normally 28 days). > > Older releases may be distributed, if the full version, or some > > other explicit indicator, such as the word "ancient", is part of > > the name that the package is accessed with, or if this identifier > > is completely unrelated to a name of this software. He's now proposing to stick with LGPL but to use a restrictive trademark licence. I think this puts us in pretty much the same position as with Firefox/Iceweasel, as I expected. (However, there is already an icewm, so I can't take quite the same approach. :-))  http://lists.berlios.de/pipermail/ion-general/2007-April/001967.html  http://lists.berlios.de/pipermail/ion-general/2007-March/001827.html Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Experience is what causes a person to make new mistakes instead of old ones.
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