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Re: Draft W3C Excerpt License (Re: WG Decision - spec license use cases)

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Thu, 5 Mar 2009 11:44:17 -0800
Message-ID: <63df84f0903051144o65712d08i16d70b501482df8c@mail.gmail.com>
To: Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
On Thu, Mar 5, 2009 at 11:18 AM, Chris Wilson
<Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com> wrote:
> Jonas Sicking wrote:
>>And how many of those do things that are technically illegal under the
>>W3C policy? It's just not been a priority for W3C to enforce that
>>policy by suing book authors.
>
> Nor is it likely a good idea.  From a PR perspective as well as a propagating-the-standard perspective.  :)

Indeed. But it's probably not good idea to rely on W3Cs PR forces to
make legal decisions. Many companies have changed their PR policies as
they have started circling the drain. :)

/ Jonas
Received on Thursday, 5 March 2009 19:44:52 GMT

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