On Wed, Aug 6, 2008 at 10:19 PM, Zachary Goldberg <zgold550@...> wrote:
> Sort of ancillary to this discussion but as point of fact:
> GPL was designed to keep software free, away from people who would
> close it and then sell it. The "Changing the license is hard" with
> the GPL is very intentional and not entirely a negative point. It
> prevents someone from changing it 3 years later and making it
> If you read any of Richard Stallman the above comes through loud and
> clear everytime he talks, and like everybody else here, IANAL but
> that's common Stallman rhetoric.
No disagreement from me on any of those points. Those are the reasons
some people prefer it.
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