[Rake-devel] Hello and Rake licensing

Jim Weirich jweirich at one.net
Wed Dec 3 06:37:15 EST 2003

Shasckaw wrote:
> Hello everybody! I've recently discovered ruby and I liked it much, I've 
> recently discovered rake, used it some and I liked it too.

Thanks for the feedback.

> Well, I've carfully read the MIT-LICENSE of rake, made some researches 
> on gnu.org for what they say about this license and in fact, found this: 
> http://www.gnu.org/licenses/license-list.html#GPLCompatibleLicenses
> They say MIT-license is an ambiguous name for a license. I verified and 
> your MIT-license text correspond exactly to the Expat license.

I've been following the terminology published by the Open Source site:


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