MozillaZine Announces Intent to Dual-License Mozilla

Wednesday August 16th, 2000 announced today their intention to dual-license the whole of the Mozilla codebase under the MPL (Mozilla Public License) and the GPL (Gnu Public License). There is more information available in this news post, and the FAQ at

#3 Does it matter?

by ERICmurphy <>

Wednesday August 16th, 2000 4:40 PM

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Apparently a person can take any Moz code, change it, and then GPL it.

I am not sure why people see the GPL as something better than the Moz license. Just look on Slashdot at all the posts on this.

At least I can read the MPL easily...