If you were on a desert island, which license would you take with you?
Jul 19, 2017, 19:00 (2 Talkback[s])
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The copyright law defaults to author control of copying, modification, and distribution, so others need the author's permission to copy, modify, or distribute. If you would like others to be free to copy your software and possibly build on it, then you should choose a license. Open source licenses give the permissions needed to get that default copyright impediment out of the way.