Subject: license wizard
From: lmajerus@speakeasy.net
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2005 01:09:00 +0000

Alexander E Genaud <lx@...> writes:

> 
> Dear concerned parties,
> 
> As a user and developer of open source software, I find myself writing 
> license summaries to keep track of which licenses are compatible with 
> others in which circumstances. As I see it, part (or the crux) of the 
> license proliferation problem is confusion and compatibility between 
> licenses.

Right now, volunteers are working on a license wizard that will help with this, at least
a bit. Volunteers are from San Francisco State (programming) and USC law school (content
of wizard). 

The wizard will let people search for licenses based on attributes of the licenses.

Laura Majerus