Re: JasPer License Issues: Some Potentially Good News
Scripsit "Brian M. Carlson" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > 3. If User breaches any term of this license or commences an
> > infringement action against any copyright holder then the User's
> > license and all sublicenses that have been granted hereunder by User to
> > other parties shall terminate.
> I am uncomfortable with this. I am not sure what the canonical
> debian-legal position is.
No matter what we usually think about various patent self-defense
schemes, I hope we can all agree that this one is so ridiculously
overbroad that it is very clearly non-free.
(For example, it discriminates against literary authors).
> This disclaimer is much better.
I can't read it. May I suggest M-x downcase-region?
Henning Makholm "Det er jo svært at vide noget når man ikke ved det, ikke?"