Re: [OFFTOPIC] Influencing Netscape License (was Re: netscape.)

Dave Cinege (
Fri, 23 Jan 98 16:16:57 -0500

On Fri, 23 Jan 1998 10:38:29 -0500, Noel Maddy wrote:

>Rather than crowing about the non-existent GPL-ing of the Netscape code,
>wouldn't it behoove us to let Netscape know that there *are* many people
>who would really love to work on Netscape, but that it depends on the
>license that they put on it. Let's tell them what kind of a license
>would encourage us to be involved.
>[For some ideas, check out]

Considering that the Debian social contract is a utter fatasy from how things are
actually run in the project, I doubt that is a very good example.