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Re: CC license on figures in specs?

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2011 21:27:30 -0600
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, spec-prod@w3.org
Message-Id: <C7BECC2D-4C43-42FC-8BB6-752D6C69BFFA@w3.org>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>

On 15 Dec 2011, at 4:00 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 15, 2011 at 1:55 PM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
>> Indeed. Which brings up an issue: we might want to make an update to the
>> Document License saying that examples and figures are in the public domain.
>> Example code, especially. The point is to allow them as a starting point
>> for reuse. :)
> 
> I extra-agree with this.  I specifically try to write examples that
> show (relatively simple) real-world uses of the feature, and being
> able to legally copy-paste those examples is a good thing.

+1. 

Ian

> 
> ~TJ
> 
> 

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