[ProgClub programming] MIT or GPL
John Elliot V | ProgClub
jj5 at progclub.org
Wed Jun 19 09:04:18 AEST 2019
On 19/6/19 8:52 am, Jedd Rashbrooke wrote:
> On Tue, 18 Jun 2019 at 07:14, John Elliot V | ProgClub <jj5 at progclub.org
> <mailto:jj5 at progclub.org>> wrote:
> ... I moved to the MIT license from the BSD license because I didn't
> to make qualifications ...
> Okay, so in the context of subsequent comments, can you reveal:
> o if you believe 'the BSD licence' is non-ambiguous,
The BSD license is ambiguous because there are multiple BSD licenses
with varying number of clauses:
> o whether the use of the definite article was ironic,
Ah, fair enough. I should have said either "the BSD licenses" or "a BSD
> o what qualifications you found you had to make with 'the BSD licence'
When referring to a BSD license you need to qualify the number of
clauses to indicate the specific one that you intend. I found this
tiresome and complicated so I switched to the MIT license.
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