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Re: Patents to be Auctioned

From: Renato Golin <renato@ebi.ac.uk>
Date: Sat, 19 Jan 2008 14:51:23 +0000
To: Noah Slater <nslater@bytesexual.org>
Cc: dudley.mills@bigpond.com, semantic-web@w3.org
Message-Id: <1200754283.5374.9.camel@brubeck>

On Sat, 2008-01-19 at 12:26 +0000, Noah Slater wrote:
> I would advise against the non-commercial clause because it prevents
> non-profit organisations like Debian from including your work because
> in turn they would have to restrict redistributers charging for CDs or
> other physical copies of your digital work. Preventing free software
> distributions from selling CDs would be exceptionally harmful.

Hi Noah,

I'm currently adopting GPL v3 for code and CC-NC-SA 2 for my Wiki/Blog
but I haven't thought much about it, really. I have to read all CC
licenses thoroughly one day.

Thanks for the tip.
--renato
Received on Saturday, 19 January 2008 14:51:41 GMT

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