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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: Open-source and documentation Pin
raouls23-Nov-04 20:44
raouls23-Nov-04 20:44 
GeneralOT Pin
David Wulff24-Nov-04 13:30
David Wulff24-Nov-04 13:30 
GeneralShould I go back and add a license? Pin
Michael Dunn22-Nov-04 20:45
sitebuilderMichael Dunn22-Nov-04 20:45 
GeneralRe: Should I go back and add a license? Pin
Michael P Butler23-Nov-04 0:01
Michael P Butler23-Nov-04 0:01 
GeneralRe: Should I go back and add a license? Pin
James R. Twine23-Nov-04 12:48
James R. Twine23-Nov-04 12:48 
GeneralRe: Should I go back and add a license? Pin
EnderJSC24-Nov-04 14:02
EnderJSC24-Nov-04 14:02 
GeneralRe: Should I go back and add a license? Pin
James R. Twine25-Nov-04 5:14
James R. Twine25-Nov-04 5:14 
GeneralPer copy licensing is the true evil. Pin
Dale Thompson22-Nov-04 8:45
Dale Thompson22-Nov-04 8:45 
GeneralRe: Per copy licensing is the true evil. Pin
Bamaco222-Nov-04 10:48
Bamaco222-Nov-04 10:48 
GeneralRe: Per copy licensing is the true evil. Pin
Dale Thompson23-Nov-04 11:35
Dale Thompson23-Nov-04 11:35 
GeneralRe: Per copy licensing is the true evil. Pin
Bamaco223-Nov-04 12:34
Bamaco223-Nov-04 12:34 
GeneralDepends on what I am trying to achieve by releasing the code Pin
Member 109366422-Nov-04 8:35
Member 109366422-Nov-04 8:35 
GeneralRe: Depends on what I am trying to achieve by releasing the code Pin
Grimolfr23-Nov-04 5:53
Grimolfr23-Nov-04 5:53 
GeneralGPL is Evil Pin
jaxterama22-Nov-04 6:20
jaxterama22-Nov-04 6:20 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
FocusedWolf22-Nov-04 6:34
FocusedWolf22-Nov-04 6:34 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
jaxterama22-Nov-04 6:56
jaxterama22-Nov-04 6:56 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Brian Delahunty23-Nov-04 9:03
Brian Delahunty23-Nov-04 9:03 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
raouls23-Nov-04 20:05
raouls23-Nov-04 20:05 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Brian Delahunty23-Nov-04 23:14
Brian Delahunty23-Nov-04 23:14 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Krissh26-Nov-04 2:19
Krissh26-Nov-04 2:19 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Michael P Butler22-Nov-04 6:55
Michael P Butler22-Nov-04 6:55 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
jaxterama22-Nov-04 7:01
jaxterama22-Nov-04 7:01 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Michael P Butler22-Nov-04 7:20
Michael P Butler22-Nov-04 7:20 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Kastellanos Nikos23-Nov-04 4:52
Kastellanos Nikos23-Nov-04 4:52 
GeneralRe: GPL is Evil Pin
Michael P Butler23-Nov-04 5:18
Michael P Butler23-Nov-04 5:18 

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