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Re: Creative Commons license on How People with Disabilities Use the Web

From: Wayne Dick <wayneedick@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 31 Mar 2017 11:53:06 -0700
Message-ID: <CAJeQ8SDU1A_QhP3mkv8dnisLSZrC2-pY_ohLKMMKyws_SxeNOA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org>
Cc: "w3t-wai@w3.org" <w3t-wai@w3.org>, "EOWG (E-mail)" <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>, Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>, W3C Comm Team <w3t-comm@w3.org>
I like the changes to Mr. Yunus's story. That is a realistic profile.

On Fri, Mar 31, 2017 at 10:29 AM, Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org> wrote:

> Background: In the past, most WAI Resources, including those developed by
> EOWG, used the standard W3C Document License [1]. That includes: "No right
> to create modifications or derivatives of W3C documents is granted pursuant
> to this license..."
>
> For the business case where we encourage people to use the information and
> modify it for their own situation, we used Creative Commons (CC) license[2].
>
> (We don't yet have a clearly defined policy on when to use W3C Doc license
> and when CC, unfortunately.)
>
> There is a strong case for doing CC on the Stories of Web Users <
> https://w3c.github.io/wai-people-use-web/stories>, since we encourage
> people to adapt these for their own personas (although that specific
> wording may be dropped). In the EOWG telecon today, there was support for
> doing CC on the entire resource (4 pages + Overview <
> https://w3c.github.io/wai-people-use-web/Overview>) [3].
>
> Any concerns or considerations? If so, please add to GitHub <
> https://github.com/w3c/wai-people-use-web/issues/41> (or reply in e-mail
> if you're not comfortable in GitHub).
>
> Thanks,
> ~Shawn
>
>
> [1] https://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/2015/doc-license
> [2] https://www.w3.org/WAI/bcase/Overview#footer
> [3] https://www.w3.org/2017/03/31-eo-minutes.html#item03
>
>
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