[License-review] avoid gray areas?
nelson at crynwr.com
Sat Mar 3 04:25:09 UTC 2012
Josh Berkus writes:
> >> By Bruce's own logic, we should be telling people to avoid gray areas.
> >> Thus, if Bruce is
> >> correct, we should deprecate the BSD and many other licenses.
> I don't buy this argument at all. There's a world of difference
> between a license which does not address patents at all, and one which
> specifically excludes any grant of patent rights.
In the first case, you don't have a patent license. In the second
case, you don't have a patent license.
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