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

Ben Finney bignose+hates-spam at benfinney.id.au
Thu Mar 19 16:10:34 PDT 2009


Rick Moen <rick at linuxmafia.com> writes:

> Quoting Dave Walker (DaveWalker at ubuntu.com):
> 
> > It would seem more apt to use the WTFPL v2 [0] licence. 
> 
> Because we love warranty liability, because we love licences so
> _extremely_ defective that they grant rights only to the licence
> itself and not to the work (don't take my word for that; read it
> again), and because we love to troll those easily riled up with
> juvenile and pointless displays of profanity.

Can I ask that you reference those criticisms (wherever they've been
spelled out) in the Wikipedia page; perhaps a “Criticis of the WTFPLs”
section?

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Ben Finney



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