Subject: Re: For Approval: Some License Or Another
From: Thorsten Glaser <>
Date: Tue, 30 Nov 2004 07:40:49 +0000 (UTC)

Russell Nelson dixit:

>also ask them if they have contacted the author of the license to see
>if the author would be willing to accept this change.

There is no author to the "historic permission notice", the
BSD group at the university is long dead, and the FSF won't
let even the Debian project talk with themselfes - as we've
seen when the GFDL issues arose.