Acceptable patent license for free software?
Wiebe van der Worp
wiebe at vrijschrift.org
Thu Apr 3 20:08:18 UTC 2008
Matthias-Christian Ott wrote:
> Simon Josefsson <simon at josefsson.org> wrote:
>> Hi! I'm writing guidelines for IETF document authors on how to achieve
>> free software compatible copyright and patent licenses . The
>> copyright area is rather well understood, I think; pick any liberal
>> license that is compatible with all (reasonable) free software licenses
>> and you are done.
> In my opinion you should ask an expert lawyer, because copyright and
> patent right may be different in different countries. Or are you just
> writing for the USA?
You may want to contact Reinier Bakels (reinier a t vrijschrift d o t org).
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