Subject: Re: compatibility and the OSD
From: Rick Moen <>
Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2004 14:48:12 -0700

Quoting Bob Scheifler (Bob.Scheifler@Sun.COM):

> Do you mean that the notion of requiring attribution, absent knowing
> the actual form of attribution that is mandated, does not in and of
> itself constitute a meaningful restriction, or do you mean that there
> is no possible form of mandated attribution that would ever constitute
> a meaningful restriction?

I meant the former in the specific context of the example you cited, and
was most definitely not addressing the latter point.  See prior remarks 
about theoretical questions.  ;->  )