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From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-06-27 13:38:51

At 07:14 AM 6/27/2003, Alexander Terekhov wrote:
>Beman Dawes wrote:
>> The point of the Boost license is to grant various permissions to
>> users. Special uses such as ISO standardization, or maybe some
>> that wants a different license, can be dealt with on a case-by-case
>> That's a nice aspect of the developer retaining copyright. The
>> can cut a special deal if he or she wishes (but of course is under no
>> obligation to do so).
>Hmm. I just can't believe that ISO paid something to "BS/K&R/PJP".

I don't think any money changed hands. The issue was that those folks
wanted to protect the copyrights on their books. That was all they were


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