Reply to post: Re: Admittedly a fan of a new license

Bruce Perens quits Open Source Initiative amid row over new data-sharing crypto license: 'We've gone the wrong way with licensing'

Tinslave_the_Barelegged

Re: Admittedly a fan of a new license

> allowing the original author to dual-license the thing

This.

I once paid a developer of a GPL'ed application quite a substantial sum to include translations.as I was keen to be able to use the software in a trans-national company. The developer duly did the work, which would improve the application's wider applicability, but then chose to dual-license the result, and yes, the code I paid for was in the "pro" version.

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