Subject: Re: Help in choosing a license
From: Alex Bligh <alex@alex.org.uk>
Date: Sun, 13 Feb 2005 19:12:40 +0000



--On 13 February 2005 09:41 -0500 Michael Poole <mdpoole@troilus.org> wrote:

> The second restriction is not compatible with Open Source;

That is not true (at least under one interpretation of the conditions),
because the restriction he suggests would only apply if it were being
distributed in a manner already prohibited under the (say) GPL - I am
reading "software that is sold" as "software that is sold without its
source code being made available for free". Think about (for instance) dual
licensing - see earlier post.

Alex