Re: OSD && DFSG - different purposes
On Tue, Mar 04, 2003 at 04:21:37PM -0500, Russell Nelson wrote:
> > > No. A license may treat different catagories of people differently so
> > > long as each category's freedoms fit under the DFSG. For example,
> > > this license abides by the DFSG: "This software is licensed under the
> > > GPL and the BSD licenses. If you are an educational institution, you
> > > may abide solely by the terms of the BSD license. Everyone else must
> > > abide by the GPL."
> > >
> > > It would be ridiculous to say that it didn't.
> > Right,
> Okay, good. So, we have established and agreed that a license doesn't
> discriminate under the DFSG even if it treats different parties
> differently SO LONG as all the treatments comply with the DFSG.
That's not quite it; in this case one of the treatments is available to
everybody AND meets the DFSG.
Nick Phillips -- firstname.lastname@example.org
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