[IronPython] License change?

Michael Foord fuzzyman at voidspace.org.uk
Tue Apr 20 00:15:30 CEST 2010

On 20/04/2010 00:13, Jeff Hardy wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 3:58 PM, Michael Foord
> <fuzzyman at voidspace.org.uk>  wrote:
>> Personally I think the Microsoft Public License is a pretty good open source
>> license and I'm not sure the confusion of *another* license change is worth
>> it. My $0.02...
> I agree with Michael. I don't see a particular issue with the Ms-PL,
> and it's not a particularly long or complex licence - unlike Apache's.
> The fact that it contains 'MS' might scare some people off, but if
> they're not willing to read the actual terms of the licence and decide
> if it's acceptable, do we really care?

And if they're scared off by 'MS' how likely are they to be using 
IronPython in the first place.


> - Jeff
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