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Re: Zimbra and Yahoo Public License

On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 10:53:08AM -0600, Ean Schuessler wrote:
> I continue to hold the view that establishing the legal venue gives
> clarity to the contractual structure of the agreement in a positive
> way. Its better to have the contract explicitly define which legal
> "operating system" it is designed to execute in. Otherwise, the
> language of the contract may be interpreted in a way radically
> different than the intent with which it was framed. 

This is a misstatement of choice of venue.  You are describing choice of
law, which is entirely different and has never been a matter of serious
contention in Debian.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
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slangasek@ubuntu.com                                     vorlon@debian.org

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