Subject: Re: For Approval: German Free Software License
From: Bjorn Reese <>
Date: 01 Dec 2004 20:19:13 +0100

On Wed, 2004-12-01 at 17:00, Russell Nelson wrote:

> for a favor.  You want to create the best open source license you can
> -- a license that is visibly better than any other license.  If you're
> uninterested in doing that, then you're not going to get your license
> approved, because the world does not have an intrinsic need for any
> more open source licenses.  Since you have been offered suggestions

Is this an official policy? The submission procedure only mentions
conformance to the OSD (apart from some bureaucratical steps) as the
criterion for acceptance or refusal. It does not mention an upper
limit to the amount of licenses that can be accepted.