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Re: Document License prohibits profiles?

From: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 4 Nov 2004 18:37:19 +0100
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To: 'www-qa-wg@w3.org' <www-qa-wg@w3.org>

Le 04 nov. 2004, ŗ 16:46, david_marston@us.ibm.com a ťcrit :
> LH>I think a profile is certainly a derivative work of its base 
> standard
> LH> -- it defines a subset of the base standard.  Is it a derivative in
> LH>the sense of the Document License?  I don't know.
>
> IANAL and I don't know definitively either, but I lean toward the 
> profile
> *not* being a derivative work. It is not standing in place of the base
> document.

What happens if a profile is redefining a profile which has already 
been defined contradicting the first profile?


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