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GPL Project Watch List for Week of 04/11/2008

he GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for April 4th through April 11th, 2008. This day in 1814, the Treaty of Fontainebleu was signed. Tracking AGPL v3 This week we have incorporated the AGPL v3 projects we have found over the […]


GPL Project Watch List for the Week of 04/04/08 2

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for March 29th through April 4th, 2008. “South Pacific” launched on Broadway in 1949, and Affero Being Added To Our Database. Just to get the usual updates out of the way, our GPL v3 […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 03/28

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for March 22nd through March 28th, 2008. Prepare for April Fools After reaching our recent milestone of 2k projects, there has been a slow down this week. 34 new GPL v3 projects have been […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 03/21, 2k Update! 1

 The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for March 14th through March 21st, 2008. GPL v3 Has Reached 2000 Projects!!! Our database now contains over 2000 projects that are using the GPL v3. This is a large milestone for the license, […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 03/14

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for March 8th through March 14th, 2008. March 14th – Happy St. Patrick’s Day Here’s to a Happy St. Patty’s Day, the one day we wish “free” meant “free as in beer”. If the […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 03/07

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for March 1st through March 7th, 2008. March 7th – Birth of the Roman Republic Our numbers continue to grow as we approach 2000 GPL v3 projects. Last week we broke the milestone of […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 02/29

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for February 23rd through February 29th, 2008. February 29th – Leap Ahead Today, on this wonderful leap year, we have hit another milestone. Combining the GPL v3 and LGPL v3 numbers, the new versions […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 02/22

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for February 16th through February 22nd, 2008. February 22nd – Happy Birthday George Washington Hopefully everyone had an enjoyable three day weekend, celebrating the founding fathers of our country. On this Presidents Day week, […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 02/15

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for February 9th through February 15th, 2008.   February 15th – Happy Belated Valentines Day As of February 15th, our GPL v3 database contains 1740 GPL v3 projects, which is an increase of 66 […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 02/08

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for February 2nd through February 8th, 2008. February 8th – Happy Chinese New Year For everyone on the other side of the world or anyone who would like to celebrate this week, we wish […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 02/01

 The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for January 26th through February 1st, 2007. February 1st – Black History Month As of February 1st our GPL v3 database now contains 1624 GPL v3 projects, as compared to last weeks figure of […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 01/25 1

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for January 19th through January 25th, 2007.  January 25th – Rambo is out! The GPL v3 growth for this week is consistent with our average growth rate. As of January 25th, the GPL v3 […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 01/18 2

      The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for January 12th through January 18th, 2007.  January 18th – Winnie The Pooh Day Over the past week we have passed the 1.5k milestone. Within just over 6 months, 1535 projects […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 01/11

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for January 5th through January 11th, 2007. January 11th – Popular Mechanics magazine anniversary As of Friday, January 11th, the GPL v3 figure is at 1476 GPL v3 projects as compared to last weeks […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 01/04 1

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for December 31st through January 4th, 2008. On the 11th day of Christmas…. The GPL v3 numbers are now at 1414 GPLv3 projects, which is a less than average increase of 34 new GPL […]


GPLv3 – The Year in Review (2007) 5

The Year in Review Report is intended to give you a summary of what has happened to the GPLv3 over the past 6 months, and review some of our highlights for the year. For those curious regarding how the overall adoption is doing, scroll down to my updated numbers. I […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 12/21

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for November 15th through December 21st, 2007. December Happy Holidays We would like to wish everyone happy holidays and start a wonderful new year next week. The year is coming to an end and […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 12/14

  The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for November 30th through December 14th, 2007. December National Bouillabaisse Day As of December 14th, 5pm PST, our GPL v3 database contains 1342 GPL v3 projects, a 66 project increase since last week. […]


Crystal clear, or clear as mud: a lack of clarity in OSS licensing

If you want to read the “short form” of the essay below, please go to http://www.palamida.com/node/511.   Within the body of this document, I outline a reasonable set of guidelines that can be implemented to insure reasonable adherence to clear licensing policies for OSS. In the management of various projects […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 12/07

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for November 30th through December 7th, 2007. December Pearl Harbor Day December is finally here as we all wind down for the years end. The GPL v3 list is currently at 1276 GPL v3 […]


GPL Project Watch List for the Week of 11/30/07

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for November 24th through November 30th, 2007. November Cities for Life Day, and Evel Knievel passed away today. (http://evelknievel.com) November has come to an end and the holiday season is in motion. I guess we […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 11/23

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for November 17th through November 23rd, 2007.  November – Happy Thanksgiving As of November 23rd, our database contained 1172 GPL v3 Projects, which is an increase of 21 new GPL v3 Projects since last […]


GPL Project Watch List for Week of 11/16

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for November 10th through November 16th, 2007. November – Happy Early Thanksgiving Since many people will be off next week, we would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving early. But onto non-food related […]


GPL Project Watch List for the Week of 11/09/07

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for November 2nd through November 9th, 2007. November – Fall Back 1 hour We are now a week into November and the GPL v3 list continues to grow past 1000 projects. As of 4:30 […]


GPL Project Watch List for the Week of 11/02/07 2

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for October 26th through November 2nd, 2007. Into November – Happy Halloween! Last week, at the end of October, we hit a large milestone of 1000 projects. We appreciate all the support and help […]