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From Roman Shaposhnik <ro...@shaposhnik.org>
Subject Re: Non OSI approved licenses
Date Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:28:39 GMT
On Fri, Apr 28, 2017 at 9:26 AM, Ted Dunning <ted.dunning@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> This really sounds like a case where we probably all actually agree. Jim
> said "a bit uncomfortable". Roy says (paraphrasing massively) "reality
> strikes".
>
> These sound like they are a lot the same. OSI approval should make approval
> easier. Exceptions where social purpose licenses will need examination on
> occasion.
>
> Highlighting surprises for our downstream consumers sounds like a great
> idea.

Well said! I only wish that perhaps we document this rough consensus somehow
so we don't have to rehash this every couple of months. That said,
perhaps a reference
to this very thread (and especially your reply Ted) is all we really need.

Thanks,
Roman.

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