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From Ted Dunning <>
Subject Re: Post mortem request for the handling of the Corinthia podling (was Re: FYI, I have subscribed to this list and to your private list)
Date Fri, 15 Jan 2016 21:39:56 GMT
On Fri, Jan 15, 2016 at 1:30 PM, Danese Cooper <> wrote:

> It is true that the ASF and the FSF have historically been religiously
> incompatible on the subject of licensing combinatorics. As I usually
> explain to my clients, the worst case scenario for the FSF is that code
> become unfree (in the non-proprietary sense); the worst case scenario for
> the ASF is that code become unused (in the code reuse sense). Both points
> have their validity.

Actually FSF explicitly says that ASL is compatible with GPL.  The reverse
is, of course, not true if you want to preserve the ASL semantics and both
ASF and FSF agree on that.

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