[linux-elitists] Open-sourcing a book
Thu Mar 22 13:20:05 PST 2001
On Thu, Mar 22, 2001 at 12:59:58PM -0800, Rick Moen wrote:
> That solved part of the problem, but didn't allow people to "fork"
> part or all of the text, and develop those parts separately. To achieve
> that, I appended an alternative clause, Don Marti's "bastard reverse
Before anyone goes submitting BRCL to OSI or anything, I'm concerned
about an author's ability to disclaim implied warranties in a
BRCL-licensed work. If A puts something under BRCL, B re-releases it
under new terms, and C somehow finds out that A is the original author,
is A at risk?
Don Marti "I've never sent or received a GIF in my life."
firstname.lastname@example.org -- Bruce Schneier, Secrets and Lies, p. 246.
http://zgp.org/~dmarti/ (Free the Web: http://burnallgifs.org/)
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