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Re: "Waqf" General Public License in Debian?

On Thu, 2010-07-01 at 22:45 +0000, brian m. carlson wrote:
> I believe there is precedent for this.  I remember seeing a program
> under a license written entirely in Japanese.  When translated by a DD
> fluent in Japanese, it was found to be a simple 3-clause BSD-style
> license which is entirely acceptable.
I'd say that's ok, but this is obviously a new and totally different
license from anything we commonly have.

> Furthermore,
> such restrictions are unenforcable under US copyright law
But Debian is not (only) under US law.


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