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internetnews.com: OSI Group to Slow License Influx?

Jun 01, 2005, 14:30 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jim Wagner)

"The Open Source Initiative (OSI) wants to get a handle on the number of open source licenses, but it needs a little help from its friends first.

"Laura Majerus, OSI director of legal affairs, announced the formation of the License Proliferation Committee in April to devise ways to slow down the number of new open source licenses, as well as remove or, at the very least, lessen the issues caused by license proliferation.

"Majerus, who chairs the committee, wants to begin discussions in June but wants more input from the open source community beforehand..."

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