Re: [DSFG] question: Custom hand written notice
Jari Aalto said on Thu, Feb 09, 2006 at 01:08:19PM +0200,:
> Btw, is DSFG close to OSI approved or are there list somewhere that
> describes the difference?
DFSG applies to software, `OSI-approved' relates to licenses. A
package under a OSI approved licence *may* not be DFSG free if, for
example, it includes a procedure which implemnts an actively enforced
patent; or depends on a non-free software (eg. for compliation).
Mahesh T. Pai || http://paivakil.blogspot.com
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