[opensource-dev] "Resposibility" - Third party viewer policy
Lance.Corrimal at eregion.de
Fri Feb 26 02:31:24 PST 2010
Am Freitag, 26. Februar 2010 11:14:11 schrieb Morgaine:
> The TPV should never have been written by someone who doesn't understand
> deeply the details of the GPL and who does not have a good command of
> legal-type language, which requires high precision in wording. They didn't
> even understand the meaning of "NO WARRANTY", written in capital letters in
> the GPLv2 license.
You are (wrongly?) assuming that those people (I don't dare call them lawyers
because I get a strong odor of "no clue about licensing law at all" here)
actually read the GPL.
> Of course there is also the insanity of Linden Lab trying to claim
> trademark domain over the word "Life". For that, the Linden lawyers
> deserve nothing but a good kicking. (Do it now!) Just because lawyers
> throughout the US behave like idiots doesn't mean that Linden lawyers must
> follow in the footsteps of idiocy.
Again, what makes anyone sure that those guys are real lawyers?
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