Subject: Re: Why software patents are bad
From: "Karsten M. Self" <>
Date: Mon, 27 Sep 1999 12:26:42 -0700

Ben Laurie wrote:
> "Karsten M. Self" wrote:

> > software not covered by the license (Apache is dual licensed, BTW, under
> > Artistic and GPL, AFAIK).
> Oh, no, it isn't! Apache is licensed under a BSD-style licence (which
> RMS may be pleased to hear has recently been modified to reduce the
> advertising clause's effects).
> Perhaps you are thinking of Perl?

Well, no, because I obviously wasn't thinking.  But yes, I believe I
meant Perl.

Karsten M. Self (
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