[lug] [CLUE-Talk] On Zimmerman and the WTC attackers using PGP(fwd)

Scott A. Herod herod at interact-tv.com
Tue Sep 25 16:51:21 MDT 2001

I agree with Dan.  I'm interested in hearing some discussion on the
compatibility of different open source licenses.  For example, I was
recently directed to the comments at gnu.org:


In particular, I am concerned about the supposed incompatibility of
the GPL and the Apache license.


"D. Stimits" wrote:
> I gave a reply to Evelyn Mitchell, but if the speaker is an attorney,
> I'd also be interested in the direction of intellectual property
> problems under open source. There has been some recent conflicts (see
> broadcast 2000) where giving out open source/free software without
> warranty has ended up with stockholders still (successfully) winning a
> lawsuit against the author when a company went under after relying on it
> (or so I hear through the grapevine...I haven't found any articles on a
> specific case).
> D. Stimits, stimits at idcomm.com

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