help categorise license
koobs at FreeBSD.org
Mon Jul 27 10:52:19 UTC 2015
On 27/07/2015 7:36 PM, Vitaly Magerya wrote:
> On 2015-07-27 11:59, Anton Shterenlikht wrote:
>> I'm making a port of http://netlib.org/math.
>> Their license looks like BSD2CLAUSE, but can
>> somebody please check:
> That link should end with ".html", not ".htm". In any case, the license
> seems identical to the 3-clause BSD [1,2] (note the "Neither the name of
> ... may be used to endorse or promote ..." part).
> (Also note that our license framework should probably be scrapped
> entirely, because it is ambiguous and undocumented).
Or it could just be made less ambiguous and documented.
Otherwise, we should scrap entirely all other things that are also
ambiguous and undocumented.
I imagine this will be a large list, and include large parts of the kernel.
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