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commit daa50a806ad3d0ce92103545d441ea793d62d147
parent c0891a41d5dbb57ea16ee1102b75348406d6c831
Author: Jake Bauer <jbauer@paritybit.ca>
Date:   Mon, 13 Dec 2021 12:21:39 -0500

clarify wording about public-domain-equivalent licenses

Diffstat:
Mpages/blog/free-software-is-an-abject-failure.md | 6+++---
Mpublic/feeds/sitewide-feed.xml | 4++--
2 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/pages/blog/free-software-is-an-abject-failure.md b/pages/blog/free-software-is-an-abject-failure.md @@ -467,9 +467,9 @@ have owners and that restricting software distribution is unethical. I believe that software shouldn't have owners and nobody should get to control how their software is used, studied, distributed, or hacked upon. -The only licenses which _truly_ meet all these criteria and can be considered -ethical are public domain-equivalent licenses. Licensing your code under [the -Unlicense](https://unlicense.org/), the [0BSD +The only licenses which _truly_ meet all these criteria and would be considered +ethical under that framework are public domain-equivalent licenses. Licensing +your code under [the Unlicense](https://unlicense.org/), the [0BSD License](https://choosealicense.com/licenses/0bsd/), or the [CC0 License](https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/) means that you do not place _any_ restrictions on the software whatsoever. People diff --git a/public/feeds/sitewide-feed.xml b/public/feeds/sitewide-feed.xml @@ -482,8 +482,8 @@ have owners and that restricting software distribution is unethical. I believe that software shouldn&#8217;t have owners and nobody should get to control how their software is used, studied, distributed, or hacked upon.</p> -<p>The only licenses which <em>truly</em> meet all these criteria and can be considered -ethical are public domain-equivalent licenses. Licensing your code under <a href="https://unlicense.org/">the +<p>The only licenses which <em>truly</em> meet all these criteria and would be considered +ethical under that framework are public domain-equivalent licenses. Licensing your code under <a href="https://unlicense.org/">the Unlicense</a>, the <a href="https://choosealicense.com/licenses/0bsd/">0BSD License</a>, or the <a href="https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/">CC0 License</a> means