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Re: CC license on figures in specs?

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2011 14:00:59 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBsbyVpE79duUtn1kGYz04G-Zvs9kVTWTs+gp-urksktQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: spec-prod@w3.org
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.

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