Subject: Re: non-military use license
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2007 11:00:50 -0800

On 1/11/07, Andrew C. Oliver <> wrote:
> Out of curiosity what if someone were to phrase a license that it the
> software could not be used to "physically cause harm or injury to
> others" ...

So can it be used for medical ultrasound devices that save lives? [
Yes. ] What if these same devices are used in the office of an OB who
performs abortions? I can see this becoming a huge entrenched
controversy, which the simple idea of Open Source software probably
does not need....


Ihab A.B. Awad, Palo Alto, CA