Subject: Re: Searching for a licence
From:Dag-Erling Smørgrav <>
Date: Tue, 22 Mar 2011 12:36:00 +0100

 Tue, 22 Mar 2011 12:36:00 +0100
John Cowan <> writes:
> Shaun Wilde <shaun> writes:
> > "Feel free to use this code in any way you like, just don't hold me
> > or any contributers accountable if it all goes pear-shaped; oh and by
> > the way you haven't paid for it, if you have more fool you, so don't
> > expect support."  Is there an appropriate licence on the opensource site
> > or should I pick one - like the simple public licence and modify it?
> The MIT, 3-clause or 2-clause BSD, or Apache 2.0 are pretty much wins.

The ISC license is a better fit; it's shorter and its attribution clause
is less onerous.

Dag-Erling Smørgrav -