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From Henri Yandell <bay...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Government License
Date Thu, 03 Jul 2014 02:05:47 GMT
On Wed, Jul 2, 2014 at 12:24 AM, David Welton <davidw@dedasys.com> wrote:

> > Closest I've seen in the 'free' area is licensing that forbids military
> > uses.
>
> Which is, once again, neither 'free software' nor open source because
> it goes against the definition.  You can't have it both ways: you
> can't exclude people from using it because they are military, gay,
> Illinois nazis, Alaskan women, Liechtensteiners or whatever else you
> happen to dislike.


At risk of sounding flippant; the original poster didn't indicate he wanted
a license that would be compatible with the definitions of free software or
open source :)

Hen

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