[linux-elitists] Fwd: RFC: Freecell Solver Licence "Change"

Dave Walker DaveWalker at ubuntu.com
Thu Mar 19 13:54:57 PDT 2009


Don Marti wrote:
> <SNIP>
>> Anyway, the logic appears to go:  "BSD is too long.  MIT/X11 is too long.  
>> I just want to grant maximal freedom.  Therefore, I'll decomplicate
>> matters by revoking the work's copyright entirely by act of will."
>>     
>
> You forgot, "I want to contribute to the Distributed
> Internet Anti-Reciprocal-Licensing Rant."
>
>   
It would seem more apt to use the WTFPL v2 [0] licence.  It's short in
length, easy to understand, and apparently it's deemed a valid "free
software" licence by the FSF.  Which means that it is compatible with
most situations.

[0] http://sam.zoy.org/wtfpl/

Kind Regards,
Dave Walker



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