Subject: Re: Redistribution constraint
From: Ian Lance Taylor <>
Date: 19 Aug 2004 14:37:54 -0400

"Andrea Chiarelli" <> writes:

> The principles we want to follow are:
> 1. we want to provide the software as the result of a consulting activity
> (we don't sell the software but our work)
> 2. we want to avoid that the software be sold
> 3. who wants to make profit with the software must add something and may be
> paid just for this addition(new functionalities, training, etc.)

Sadly, these principles are not open source (principle 1 is OK, but
not numbers 2 and 3).

That does not mean that they are bad, just they are not open source.