[opensource-dev] "Resposibility" - Third party viewer policy

Lance Corrimal Lance.Corrimal at eregion.de
Wed Feb 24 00:52:08 PST 2010


Am Dienstag, 23. Februar 2010 21:16:44 schrieb Gigs:
> http://secondlife.com/corporate/tpv.php
> 
> You all realize this is massively incompatible with the GPL, right?


Correct me if  I'm wrong...

The whole "you are responsible" stuff seems to mean that if X provides any 
open source viewer, X is also responsible for any misdeeds committed with 
other people's derivatives of X?


well... Linden Labs provides an open source viewer.

Talk about a double-edged sword.

on the other hand...

While LL does in fact have my full RL adress and name (I'm ID verified and not 
thru aristotle, I sent in copies of stuff since a service like aristotle is of 
dubious legality in europe), I do not want my real life information publicly 
visible in that "viewer directory".

bye,
LC


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