Tim O'Reilly, Eben Moglen, and Jane Jacobs
Aug 01, 2007, 16:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephen Walli)
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"Tim O'Reilly tried interviewing Eben Moglen on licensing in the
'Web 2.0' era as one of the sessions at the O'Reilly Radar
Executive Briefing. I believe his intent was to expand the
discussion he began a year ago when he suggested 'open source
licenses are obsolete.'
"Unfortunately, Eben went on the attack. Indeed, he made it
personal. And it was in poor enough taste that many of the
excellent ideas he delivered on the need for a second order debate
and tools to deal with conflicts in rights were lost..."