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Re: [I18N ITS] Teleconference Minutes 2006-04-26

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2006 17:25:43 +0900
Message-ID: <44508007.5080608@w3.org>
To: Sebastian Rahtz <Sebastian.Rahtz@oucs.ox.ac.uk>
Cc: public-i18n-its@w3.org
Sebastian Rahtz wrote:
> 
> 
> Felix Sasaki wrote:
> 
>> As for action item
>> http://www.w3.org/2006/04/26-i18nits-minutes.html#action10 "Felix to
>> check how license should be handled in the schema": W3C produces only
>> royalty-free specs and schemas, so there are now license obligations.
>>
> 
> Assuming that last "now" means "no", this is not acceptable.
> There must be some pro-active statement licensing people to
> use and copy the schema.
> 

sorry, "now" means "no".

Every W3C draft / specs says at the top "W3C liability, trademark and
document use rules apply.".

Maybe you are looking for
http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/2002/copyright-documents-20021231 ?

Why must there be an additional statement? For example, there is no
statement saying "it is o.k. to use the XML Schema for schemas?", see
http://www.w3.org/TR/xmlschema-1/#normative-schemaSchema

- Felix

Received on Thursday, 27 April 2006 08:27:13 UTC

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