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Don’t get me started on VC’s

By John | June 28, 2007

Open Sources | InfoWorld | The GPL and VCs | June 27, 2007 04:08 AM | By Savio Rodrigues
“I’ve been told that VCs prefer the GPL over more permissive licenses because the GPL protects against forks, thereby protecting the VC’s investments. I haven’t heard of (m)any OSS vendors changing their license to satisfy a VC’s requirement.”

Are you kidding me?  The couple of OSS startups that I have dealt with will not breathe air unless they get the OK from VC!

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