Subject: Re: Can OSI specify that public domain is open source?
From: Karl Fogel <>
Date: Wed, 07 Sep 2011 15:47:16 -0400

Oleksandr Gavenko <> writes:
>is in the public domain, that thing **is** open source.  ==>
>   that thing **can be used** open source without any restrictions

Yes, I believe these should be equivalent, since "meeting the OSD" is
the same as "meeting the OSD", ahem :-).