Python-style license?

Peter Hansen peter at engcorp.com
Thu Sep 19 01:00:09 CEST 2002


Michael Chermside wrote:
> Michael Ströder wrote:
> 
>> HI!
>>
>> In some Python modules there's only a note about a "Python-style 
>> license". Now I wonder what that means. Any clues?
>>
>> Ciao, Michael.
>>
> 
> http://www.python.org/2.2/license.html

And more generally, they are generally talking about licenses with
the characteristic of allowing one to use the software even for
commercial purposes, provided appropriate attribution is made etc.

Another way of looking at it is that they're gnot GNU licenses.

-Peter




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