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Re: d-fsl - German Free Software License

MJ Ray wrote:
> > Section 5 Conclusion of the Contract
> Ow, this licence wants to be a contract. Never a happy sign.

It's next to impossible under German law to have any kind of
license that _isn't_ a contract. In Germany, if you make an
offer and someone accepts it, you have a contract. No
consideration needed.

The license has been discussed extensively on the Open Source
Initiative's list:


Apparently the German lawyers who wrote it are thinking about


Arnoud Engelfriet, Dutch patent attorney - Speaking only for myself
Patents, copyright and IPR explained for techies: http://www.iusmentis.com/

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