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> Seems like this could be avoided by simply approaching the author and offering to pay for a version of the software with the license you want.

or taking the JSON grammar and implementing it from scratch. It's not exactly complex, the most complex part is strings and even those are rather simple.




Someone should start an open source project called EvilJSON which reimplements it but flips the good and evil in the licence so you can't use it for good.


I might do this, think of all those communist countries out there that are unable to use this software due to this stupid clause! :-)


I believe you mean all of those capitalist countries out there that are unable to use this software due to this stupid clause.




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