Subject: Re: For Approval: Microsoft Permissive License
From: Matthew Flaschen <>
Date: Fri, 28 Sep 2007 16:08:43 -0400

Alexander Terekhov wrote:
> On 9/27/07, Jon Rosenberg (PBM) <> wrote:
> [...]
>> like to propose a revision that I hope will get us closer to that goal.  I would
like to
>> get all of your feedback on the following name revisions:
>> *       Microsoft Community License becomes Microsoft Reciprocal License
>> *       Microsoft Permissive License becomes Microsoft Open License
>> I look forward to your feedback.  Thanks.
> Reciprocal is good. Open is not so good. Consider:
> *       Microsoft Permissive License becomes Microsoft Academic License

I prefer Open because Academic has essentially the same meaning as

Matt Flaschen