Subject: Re: ok, FSBs created schwag; now bet the farm on something better
From: Brian Behlendorf <brian@collab.net>
Date: Fri, 21 Sep 2001 13:07:44 -0700 (PDT)


I think most open source projects with university roots escape before
the universities realize they have any value.

	Brian

On Fri, 21 Sep 2001, Bernard Lang wrote:
> Would Apache be under the GPL then  ?    :-)
>
> Bernard
>
>
> On Fri, Sep 21, 2001 at 11:01:31AM -0700, Don Marti wrote:
> > Remember Bayh-Dole. US universities that accept government money
> > _must_ patent the results of their research.
> >
> > Bayh-Dole passed in 1984; if it had been in effect during the peak
> > BSD Unix days we wouldn't have *BSD, Sendmail, and other UC Berkeley
> > software today.
> >
> > http://www.cogr.edu/bayh-dole.htm
> >
> > --
> > Don Marti      What do we want?  Free Dmitry!  When do we want it?  Now!
> > http://zgp.org/~dmarti                      Free Dmitry: http://eff.org/
> > dmarti@zgp.org      Free the web, burn all GIFs: http://burnallgifs.org/
>
>

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