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Date: Tue, 04 Dec 2001 12:54:23 -0500
From: Charles Wilson <cwilson AT ece DOT gatech DOT edu>
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Subject: Re: Licensing: BSD-w/advert
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Christopher Faylor wrote:

> On Tue, Dec 04, 2001 at 02:56:01AM -0500, Charles Wilson wrote:
>>Charles Wilson wrote:
>>It's paragraph #4 that I'm asking about.  Basically, does the old BSD 
>>license satisfy the "open source" exception of cygwin's license?
> What does http://www.opensource.org/osd.html say?

Well, it SEEMS like BSD+advert is okay, but I was looking for some 
official confirmation.  It is odd that


doesn't mention whether the old license was osd-compliant or not.


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