Netscape, GPL & Lisp
Sat, 28 Mar 1998 07:58:30 +0000
Byron Davies wrote:
> The source code for Netscape Navigator turns GPL on March 31.
Well, it doesn't actually turn GPL, but it does turn free, which
is close enough.
> How about
> reimplementing it in Common Lisp, providing a Lisp-based desktop primed for
> further innovation?
If you're going to reimplement it, what does it matter if you
have the source code or not (since it is written in C and C++)?