Lawrence Rosen has posted a lengthy explanation
(and advocacy piece) on version 3.0 of the Open Software License.
"Compare the patent provisions of OSL 3.0 to the patent provisions of
the GPL variants; OSL 3.0 uses simpler and more precise language and
reflects no political, anti-patent agenda. Further, it recognizes and
respects patents and licenses them appropriately for open source
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