Subject: Re: Intel's proposed BSD + Patent License
From: Russell Nelson <nelson@crynwr.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2001 23:12:47 -0500 (EST)

John Cowan writes:
 > Sure.  But the patent license is restrictive, so you shouldn't certify.

No, *not* having the patent license is restrictive.  It's really weird 
that a license whose controversial terms grant people more freedoms
would be clearly approvable if those terms were taken out.

-- 
-russ nelson <sig@russnelson.com>  http://russnelson.com
Crynwr sells support for free software  | PGPok | Why are we still fighting
521 Pleasant Valley Rd. | +1 315 268 1925 voice | the war on drugs when there
Potsdam, NY 13676-3213  | +1 315 268 9201 FAX   | is a real war to fight?
--
license-discuss archive is at http://crynwr.com/cgi-bin/ezmlm-cgi?3