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Re: RE-PROPOSED: The Dictator Test

* Branden Robinson:

> Reaction to my earlier proposal[1] appears to be basically positive.  Not
> everyone thought I picked the best name for it, though.
> Nevertheless, I'd like to move forward, and propose the addition of the
> following to the DFSG FAQ[2].
> The Dictator Test:
>   A licence is not Free if it prohibits actions which, in the absence of
>   acceptance of the licence, would be allowed by copyright or other
>   applicable laws.

What about warranty disclaimers?  Or quite reasonable clauses dealing
with patent issues?

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