On the opening day of LinuxCon, the Linux Foundation's SPDX workgroup announced the first release of a standard for sharing open source license information. The Software Package Data Exchange (SPDX) 1.0 standard, which is part of the foundation's Open Compliance Program, provides a common format for sharing data about software licenses and copyrights, thereby streamlining and improving compliance....
August 17, 2011
SPDX Spec Standarizes Open Source Compliance Reporting
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