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From Issac Goldstand <mar...@beamartyr.net>
Subject Re: Proper wording to describe httpd and the ASF
Date Mon, 29 Oct 2007 13:57:17 GMT
No.  The audience reading this will be newbies to the Linux world and
this is an introductory sentence to introduce httpd (and explain why
it's "the most common webserver") while promoting (minimal) awareness of
the ASF.

  Issac

Carl Trieloff wrote:
> 
> It appears that it could be read that a Linux distro could
> provide a private version of Apache. The Linux license
> prevents this. Are you not trying to say this?
> 
> 
> Most [linux] distributions come with the Apache Webserver
> (http://httpd.apache.org/), a free (free-for-use and free-distribution)
> webserver built and
> owned by the Apache Software Foundation. I addition it can
> be distributed privately, commercially and pretty much anyway
> the ASL permits.
> 
> 
> 
> Issac Goldstand wrote:
>> Is the following wording appropriate?
>>
>> Most [linux] distributions come with the Apache Webserver
>> (http://httpd.apache.org/), a free (free-for-use and free-distribution,
>> privately, commercially and pretty much otherwise) webserver built and
>> owned by the Apache Software Foundation.
>>
>>   Issac
>>
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