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From "Henri Yandell" <bay...@apache.org>
Subject Re: JSON license
Date Fri, 06 Jun 2008 15:13:51 GMT
On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 7:49 AM, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net> wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 10:34 AM, Henri Yandell <bayard@apache.org> wrote:
>> On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 2:54 AM, Niclas Hedhman <niclas@hedhman.org> wrote:
>>> On Friday 06 June 2008 17:03, Jukka Zitting wrote:
>>>> "The Software shall be used for Good, not Evil"
>>> I suspect that "Evil doers" will not respect any license, and if they broke
>>> this license, they would be in much bigger problem than being sued by JSON...
>>> But you are right in principle...
>> I suspect we're using other software under this license though.

I take this back btw. I've googled around and I can't find it
elsewhere. I suspect I'm mixing it with a different custom BSD/MIT

>> It's a
>> joke clause in my opinion.
> It clearly is a joke clause, but not all licensees evaluate licenses
> in a context where they can afford to have a sense of humor.
> This may sound pedantic, but I would prefer not to encourage such
> licenses, and as such would prefer to approve json.js itself for use
> rather than the license.


Garrett - was the Abdera usage for the Java API, and do you updated
versions get licensed the same way?


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