back to article A dedicated licence for open-source hardware: CERN OHL approved by OSI

The OSI (Open Source Intitiative) has approved version 2 of CERN's Open Hardware License (OHL), meaning it conforms to its Open Source Definition and respects the ideals and ethos of the movement. Geneva-based CERN (Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire) says it has an open-source culture. "Our main mandate at CERN is …

  1. Yet Another Anonymous coward Silver badge

    They say that but...

    When do I get to clone my own LHC on github.

    1. Ken Hagan Gold badge

      Re: They say that but...

      Dunno. How big is your 3D printer?

  2. NanoMeter


    Now I'm going to build myself a "hardon collider" in the kitchen.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: Niiice

      A Large Hardon Collider is definitely NSFW.

      1. Anonymous Coward

        Re: Niiice

        Who said anything about large? His handle isn’t ‘NanoMeter’ for nothing you know!

  3. Paul Hovnanian Silver badge

    Open source resistors?

    Simple. First, you round up some Congolese children and have them start mining coltan for you ...

    1. Tom 7 Silver badge

      Re: Open source resistors?

      Been open source FETs for bloody decades already!

  4. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    `There's an app for that

    Grinder or something?

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