[erlang-questions] Erlang 3000?

Kevin Scaldeferri <>
Thu Nov 20 21:21:54 CET 2008


On Nov 20, 2008, at 12:10 PM, Toby Thain wrote:

>
> On 20-Nov-08, at 11:18 AM, Kevin Scaldeferri wrote:
>
>>
>> On Nov 20, 2008, at 5:40 AM, damien morton wrote:
>>
>>> Youre right about the license issue - and they seem to have a go- 
>>> slow
>>> on adding new licenses, for example there are requests from 2007  
>>> for a
>>> "Public Domain" license which havent been implemented yet.
>>
>> It's more than a "go-slow" policy.  The situation is that the people
>> who run Google Code are open source activists and have specifically
>> picked the licenses that they feel people should use.
>
> More charitably, possibly taking a stance against license  
> proliferation.

Oh, I didn't mean it critically at all.  They are concerned both about  
license proliferation, and about whether or not licenses are complete  
(for example, include discussion of patent rights) and legally clear.


-kevin



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