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Do we need an open hardware license?

Posted by: Anonymous [ip: 128.232.235.122] on July 31, 2007 10:52 PM
I am not a lawyer. But as a contributor to OpenCores, I do think that having a hardware specific license is useful. The wordings of the software licenses do not cover hardware code. For example, we don't distribute hardware binaries nor compiled forms.

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