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What type of source code license do you prefer?   [Edit]

Survey period: 22 Nov 2004 to 28 Nov 2004

What license would you use for code you wish to share with the community? Note that all options except the first and last assume that you would maintain copyright of your code.

OptionVotes% 
Public domain. ie you claim no copyright17319.31
Copyleft license such as the GPL24627.46
Unrestricted use and redistribution22224.78
Unrestricted use, but with redistribution in compiled form only9410.49
Restricted use (eg educational) with unrestricted redistribution192.12
Restricted use (eg educational) with restricted redistribution293.24
Developers must pay to license your code9510.60
None of the above (please comment)182.01



 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
raouls23-Nov-04 19:23
raouls23-Nov-04 19:23 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Kastellanos Nikos23-Nov-04 21:21
Kastellanos Nikos23-Nov-04 21:21 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Paul Selormey22-Nov-04 7:45
Paul Selormey22-Nov-04 7:45 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Michael P Butler22-Nov-04 8:14
Michael P Butler22-Nov-04 8:14 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
DaveAH23-Nov-04 23:30
DaveAH23-Nov-04 23:30 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic22-Nov-04 5:56
Nemanja Trifunovic22-Nov-04 5:56 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
jaxterama22-Nov-04 6:02
jaxterama22-Nov-04 6:02 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
raouls23-Nov-04 19:31
raouls23-Nov-04 19:31 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic24-Nov-04 2:05
Nemanja Trifunovic24-Nov-04 2:05 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
ed welch22-Nov-04 12:20
ed welch22-Nov-04 12:20 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Peter Ritchie23-Nov-04 6:18
Peter Ritchie23-Nov-04 6:18 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic23-Nov-04 8:26
Nemanja Trifunovic23-Nov-04 8:26 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Peter Ritchie23-Nov-04 10:09
Peter Ritchie23-Nov-04 10:09 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Anonymous26-Nov-04 2:32
Anonymous26-Nov-04 2:32 
GeneralIt really depends Pin
Marc Clifton22-Nov-04 0:54
mvaMarc Clifton22-Nov-04 0:54 
GeneralRe: It really depends Pin
jaxterama22-Nov-04 5:30
jaxterama22-Nov-04 5:30 
GeneralRe: It really depends Pin
Don Clugston22-Nov-04 16:46
Don Clugston22-Nov-04 16:46 
GeneralRe: It really depends Pin
Grimolfr23-Nov-04 4:51
Grimolfr23-Nov-04 4:51 
GeneralRe: It really depends Pin
Don Clugston23-Nov-04 11:27
Don Clugston23-Nov-04 11:27 
GeneralRe: It really depends Pin
jaxterama23-Nov-04 5:18
jaxterama23-Nov-04 5:18 
GeneralRe: It really depends Pin
Chris Maunder22-Nov-04 16:46
cofounderChris Maunder22-Nov-04 16:46 
GeneralRe: It really depends Pin
Marc Clifton23-Nov-04 1:13
mvaMarc Clifton23-Nov-04 1:13 
GeneralRe: It really depends Pin
Dennis C. Dietrich25-Nov-04 12:18
Dennis C. Dietrich25-Nov-04 12:18 
GeneralBSD Pin
Michael P Butler21-Nov-04 23:28
Michael P Butler21-Nov-04 23:28 
GeneralRe: BSD Pin
Super Lloyd22-Nov-04 12:11
Super Lloyd22-Nov-04 12:11 

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