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Re: Document License prohibits profiles?

From: Lofton Henderson <lofton@rockynet.com>
Date: Thu, 04 Nov 2004 07:49:40 -0700
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To: Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Cc: www-qa-wg@w3.org

At 09:05 AM 11/4/2004 +0100, Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux wrote:
>Le jeu 04/11/2004 ŗ 00:18, Lofton Henderson a ťcrit :
> > Is it legal for an individual or group to write a profile of a Rec which
> > contains the Document License [1]?  That license says:
>FWIW, the right mailing list to ask this question is site-policy@w3.org
>(non publicly archived).

That may be the place to find the answer.  But the question is definitely 
relevant here, to our work.  We are investing a lot of energy into the 
topics areound "subdividing the specification".  Our ViS (supporting 
SpecGL) even recommends rules for profiles to support "derived profiles", 
e.g., by external groups.

I will ask the question.  But I think QAWG should be prepared to take a 

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