eWeek: New OSI President Steps Down
Mar 05, 2005, 17:00 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
[ Thanks to Steven J.
Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]
"The open-source world was caught by surprise this week when
Russ Nelson, the newly elected president of the Open Source
Initiative, resigned his office retroactively to Feb. 23.
"The OSI (Open Source Initiative) is the body that approves
open-source licenses. Nelson, a founding member of the nonprofit
group and president of Crynwr Software, a high-end e-mail system
design company based on open-source software, was named president
on Feb. 1..."