Subject: Re: discuss: EPD CORE OPEN SOURCE LICENSE - Version 0.1
From: John Cowan <>
Date: Thu, 27 Feb 2003 22:53:56 -0500 (EST)

Rod Dixon, J.D., LL.M. scripsit:
> Bill,
> My overall impression of this version of your license is that it contains
> unnecessary provisions, which you could delete given your stated purpose for
> the license, but before addressing that I think paragraph 3 needs a little
> work to fully establish that the license is an open source license. Let's
> start with OSD #2. It's not clear that paragraph 3 complies. Did you intend
> to say something about source code in the license grant clause?

OSD #2 constrains the program, not the license.

John Cowan     
To say that Bilbo's breath was taken away is no description at all.  There
are no words left to express his staggerment, since Men changed the language
that they learned of elves in the days when all the world was wonderful.
        --_The Hobbit_
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