NewsForge: Perl’s Artistic License Undergoing Update

“The GPL isn’t the only license being revised this year. The
Perl Foundation has published its drafts of the Artistic License
2.0 and Contributor License Agreement for public comment.

“The work toward a new license has been going on since 2000, at
about the same time work began on Perl 6. Perl users developed a
first draft of the Artistic License 2.0 on the Perl6-licenses
mailing list, then sent it out for review by legal counsel and
organizations that use Perl. Now the license is available for
public comment…”