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eWeek: LinuxWorld: Big Changes Coming from Open-Source Licensing, Developers

May 27, 2005, 14:30 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

"Open-source licenses are changing, causing ripples in the Linux community. However, analysts here at the LinuxWorld Summit conference predict that greater change is due for open-source development and its business models.

"Before his Wednesday session on licensing issues, Steven Henry, an IP (intellectual property) attorney with the Boston-based IP specialist law firm Wolf Greenfield & Sachs PC, spoke with Ziff Davis Internet News. He said that open-source software licensing is like ice-cream: many different flavors and types..."

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