Subject: Re: Charging the Charger
From: davidw@dedasys.com (David N. Welton)
Date: 14 Apr 2005 08:20:51 +0200

Taran Rampersad <cnd@knowprose.com> writes:

> That's an arguable description of freedom, since the freedom you
> describe is for a redistributor to lock code away - which is a
> violation of the GPL, and if Stallman signed onto that, I'd love to
> know it.  That's the problem with the old BSD license, if you
> recall... and why it's not considered a Free License.

The problem with that license was the so called "advertising clause".
You are still quite free to take BSD code and make proprietary
derivatives from it.

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