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From bay...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r1761114 - /infrastructure/site/trunk/content/legal/resolved.mdtext
Date Sat, 17 Sep 2016 04:15:33 GMT
Author: bayard
Date: Sat Sep 17 04:15:33 2016
New Revision: 1761114

URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=1761114&view=rev
Log:
Cleaned up the NPL text

Modified:
    infrastructure/site/trunk/content/legal/resolved.mdtext

Modified: infrastructure/site/trunk/content/legal/resolved.mdtext
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/infrastructure/site/trunk/content/legal/resolved.mdtext?rev=1761114&r1=1761113&r2=1761114&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- infrastructure/site/trunk/content/legal/resolved.mdtext (original)
+++ infrastructure/site/trunk/content/legal/resolved.mdtext Sat Sep 17 04:15:33 2016
@@ -105,13 +105,12 @@ BCL
 :   The Binary Code License falls far short of the Open Source Definition, thereby violating
the first criterion for license approval.
 
 NPL
-:   The NPL is simply the Mozilla Public License (MPL) plus
-    amendments that are specific to Netscape. Unfortunately, these
-    amendments allow "Netscape" (now part of Time Warner) to avoid the
+:   The Netscape Public License is the original license for Mozilla containing 
+    amendments that are specific to Netscape. These
+    amendments allow "Netscape" (now part of AOL) to avoid the
     reciprocity requirement that all other licensees must adhere to. This
     disqualifies the license from meeting Open Source Definition #5 ("No
-    Discrimination Against Persons or Groups"). Therefore, the NPL is listed as an
-    excluded license.
+    Discrimination Against Persons or Groups"). 
 
 GNU GPL
 :   Discussion of [Apache License v2.0 and GPL Compatibility](http://www.apache.org/licenses/GPL-compatibility.html)
merits a separate page.



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