Archive of UserLand's first discussion group, started October 5, 1998.

Re: Open Source Agreements

Author:William Crim
Posted:8/21/2000; 10:08:59 PM
Topic:A History of "Open Source"
Msg #:19910 (In response to 19909)
Prev/Next:19909 / 19911

The new BSD license IS compatible, because it removed the onerous "You must include this copyright notice" clause(Which was a "further restriction" clause which was incompatible with the GPL.). The Linux kernel can include BSD code if it wants to.

I believe that a few of the modules are BSD.

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