The original Squeak release is available under APSL2.

Diego Gomez Deck DiegoGomezDeck at consultar.com
Wed May 24 18:58:08 UTC 2006


Very good news!

Thank you all for the hard work.

Cheers,

-- Diego

> Hi all--
> 
> 	Thanks to long-running efforts by folks at Viewpoints Research 
> Institute, Apple Computer and elsewhere, Apple has given Viewpoints 
> permission to make a release of the original public Squeak system using 
> the Apple Public Source License[1].
> 
> 	Squeak 1.1, with an APSL2 license, is available here:
> 
> 	http://squeakland.org/installers/Squeak1.1-APSL.zip
> 
> 	The Squeak Foundation board would like to thank the above groups for 
> making this happen, and everyone else for being so patient!
> 
> 	And now we live in interesting times. This only applies to the original 
> release of Squeak (version 1.1 of 23 September 1996); we now have a 
> choice between APSL2 and the original Squeak License[2] for that 
> release. We need to decide what to do about subsequent code, and code 
> written by third parties. We might choose to rewrite some things so as 
> to create a better licensing situation. We probably want to have a 
> policy whereby contributors agree to grant a particular license to their 
> work explicitly before we can accept it.
> 
> 	How shall we proceed with future releases of Squeak? Let's discuss it.
> 
> 
> 	thanks again,
> 	your Squeak Foundation board
> 
> [1] http://www.opensource.apple.com/apsl/2.0.txt
> [2] http://www.squeak.org/SqueakLicense
> 
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