Re: Debian Legal summary of the X-Oz License
On 2004-03-02 02:05:54 +0000 Ben Reser <email@example.com> wrote:
On Tue, Mar 02, 2004 at 12:01:44AM +0000, MJ Ray wrote:
Sadly, this clause also seems to define attribution within the
I think so much of this depends upon what X-Oz's intereptation of this
license means that I'm not going to continue to debate this but rather
seek an explanation from them. I've emailed them privately asking for
clarification on Clause 4. I have not asked about Clause 3 since it
clearly directly copied from the Apache 1.1 license.
OK, good luck with that and let us know how you get on. Ideally, they
clarify the licence by rewording it. If they publish a clarification
contradicting the apparant meaning and we accept that (can we?), I
think we have to ask the same of all other users of the clause,
including the XFree86 project, which sucks IMO.
First you write that claiming DFSG compliance is ridiculous, and now
say it's perfectly acceptable?!?
Nope, I've always meant that it was perfectly acceptable. You just
It's easy to misunderstand "denying it as DFSG compliant is
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