Subject: Re: For Approval: Open-Realty License
From: Brian C <>
Date: Wed, 25 May 2005 05:39:11 -0700

John Cowan wrote:
> Brian C scripsit:
>>Otherwise, under the wording you use below, the FSF might not consider
>>your license a "free software" license, because of the possibility that
>>down-stream versions of your code could be licensed under OSI-approved
>>licenses that the FSF thought were not 'free software' licenses. 
> No fear of that.  The BSD license is FSF-free, even though downstream versions
> may be proprietary.  FSF-freeness does not require a license to be copyleft.

You're absolutely right. I think I replied too early in the morning.
Next time, coffee first...