Subject: Re: For Approval: Open Source Software Alliance License
From: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>
Date: Sun, 28 Sep 2003 00:56:15 -0400

Lawrence E. Rosen scripsit:

> Is that a distinction without a difference?  Or should we assert that
> licenses of the form "don't use that license" are contrary to the OSD
> because they discriminate?

I think that it is a distinction without a difference.  You could as well
say that the GPL discriminates against people who write proprietary
software by denying them the right to use valuable GPLed modules in their
products.

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