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Why don't BSD developers use the SSLeay addendum if they hate GPL?
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There are a couple of problems with the advertisement clause — the most obvious one can be witnessed firsthand at http://BXR.SU/NetBSD/distrib/notes/common/legal.common: This product includes ...

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Can I add "third clause" to BSD-like license?
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The 2-clause BSD licence is generally known as the FreeBSD licence, which is how it gets referred to by the FSF, for example. It's different from the OpenBSD licence, which is just an ISC licence (...

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Can I take BSD licensed code and distribute it under GPL?
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No, you cannot. A licence is a way for a copyright holder to grant certain rights to others that are otherwise reserved. You don't own any copyrights to any stuff you just download from the internet,...

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