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From Stefan Reich <stefan.reich.maker.of....@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: Licensing Issue
Date Sat, 27 Jun 2015 16:28:10 GMT
What do you think I meant?
Am 26.06.2015 08:51 schrieb "Ted Dunning" <ted.dunning@gmail.com>:

> Stefan,
>
> In order to "open source" something, you have to define what you mean by
> "open source".  If you mean that anybody can do anything at all with the
> code including claim it as their own, then you mean to put it into the
> public
> domain <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_domain>.
>
> If you mean anything else at all, then you have to specify what you mean.
> Even if all you want to say is that people have to admit that you wrote the
> code, you have to specify that.
>
> The way that you specify what you want is to pick or write a license.
>
>
>
> On Thu, Jun 25, 2015 at 1:29 PM, Stefan Reich <
> stefan.reich.maker.of.eye@googlemail.com> wrote:
>
> > Please - can we all stop using "licenses" and just open source
> everything?
> > Progress is waiting for us.
> >
> > BTW, I am now adding all (!) programming languages to the realm of AI.
> > (Meaning they can then be programmed automatically.) tinybrain.blog.de
> >
> > Cheers
> > Stefan
> > Am 21.06.2015 00:51 schrieb "Lewis John Mcgibbney" <
> > lewis.mcgibbney@gmail.com>:
> >
> > > Hi Folks,
> > > I am looking for some advice here.
> > > We are currently in conversation about potentially transitioning the
> > Joshua
> > > project [0] to the foundation. Our current conversation is ongoing at
> > [1].
> > > From one of the key developers of Joshua, the following question has
> > arose;
> > > There is an issue with an LGPL'd library for handling language models
> > > (KenLM
> > > <https://github.com/kpu/kenlm>). There is an alternative (BerkeleyLM),
> > but
> > > it is not actively maintained any more and is not quite as good as
> KenLM
> > in
> > > a few key respects. A quick glance at the incubator page suggests that
> > this
> > > dependency would keep the project from becoming a full-fledged one. Can
> > you
> > > comment on this?
> > > Thanks for any input folks
> > > Lewis
> > >
> > > [0] http://joshua-decoder.org/
> > > [1] https://github.com/joshua-decoder/joshua/issues/204
> > >
> > > --
> > > *Lewis*
> > >
> >
>

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