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From Justin Mclean <>
Subject Re: A maturity model for Apache projects
Date Sat, 17 Jan 2015 06:37:20 GMT

> I thought that was part of the Open Source definition?

Not quite (AFAIK), there's no royalties allowed on redistribution but that doesn't mean you
can't charge for it either initially or when redistributing it as part of a bundle.

"The license shall not restrict any party from selling or giving away the software as a component
of an aggregate software distribution containing programs from several different sources.
The license shall not require a royalty or other fee for such sale." [1]

Perhaps change CD10 to this?

The project produces royalty free Open Source software.


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