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Re: Copyright Status's of spec-prod documents

From: Joseph Reagle <reagle@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2002 10:19:37 -0400
To: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>, "Christopher R. Maden" <crism@maden.org>, spec-prod@w3.org, ben@legendary.org, Henry Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Message-Id: <20020619141937.A8AF185EBF@aeon.w3.org>

[DanC just pointed out that there was a response, though folks didn't 
include me in the headers and I'm not subscribed to this list.]

><!-- This stylesheet is copyright (c) 2000 by its authors.  Free
>    distribution and modification is permitted, including adding to
>    the list of authors and copyright holders, as long as this
>    copyright notice is maintained. --> 
>    I feel that that's sufficient for
>    my needs.

My point was that this is not sufficient for me as the keeper of answers to 
questions on W3C policies for stuff on the W3C site. I believe the intent 
of your terms match those of the W3C software license, consequently my life 
would be much easier if it stated:

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modification is permitted as defined in the W3C Open Source license:
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Joseph Reagle Jr.                 http://www.w3.org/People/Reagle/
W3C Policy Analyst                mailto:reagle@w3.org
IETF/W3C XML-Signature Co-Chair   http://www.w3.org/Signature/
W3C XML Encryption Chair          http://www.w3.org/Encryption/2001/
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