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What is a license?

What is a license?: Foundations of Programming: Open-Source Licensing
What is a license?: Foundations of Programming: Open-Source Licensing

To understand open source and software licensing, you must understand what a license is. A license, in broad terms, is a grant of permission to carry on some activity and that permission grant is subject to specific terms and conditions. In this video, John discusses what licenses are and how they are differnent from contracts.

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Developer Programming Foundations

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