The State of Open Source Licensing and How to Improve It

Martin Michlmayr

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Love it or hate it, but correct licensing is an important component of every free software and open source project. This is especially true as an increasing number of corporations are adopting and distributing open source applications and code. This talk will therefore give an overview of the current state of open source licensing and will discuss efforts currently underway to improve the status quo.