Python 2.0b1 is released!

Grant Griffin g2 at seebelow.org
Sun Sep 10 22:04:14 CEST 2000


Gareth McCaughan wrote:
> 
> Tim Peters wrote:
> 
> > >   a Amend the licence so that it says "The disclaimer
> > >     of liability in section 1.2.3.4 shall be interpreted
> > >     according to the law of the state of Virginia" or
> > >     whatever.
> >
> > The FSF appears to believe that any choice-of-law provision whatsoever is in
> > conflict w/ GPL 2, no matter how hedged.
> 
> Even if that choice-of-law provision is explicitly stated
> not to apply to the GPL? I'm increasingly glad not to be
> a lawyer. :-)

Presumably, CNRI would want choice-of-law protection in _all_ cases, not
just in some.

and-who-can-blame-them?:-law-is-such-a-toxic-substance-<wink>-ly
   y'rs,

=g2
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