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Re: Licenses in schemas

From: Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2011 01:42:05 -0400
To: Simon.Cox@csiro.au
Cc: xmlschema-dev@w3.org, Ben.Caradoc-Davies@csiro.au
Message-ID: <1308721325.25299.71.camel@desktop.barefootcomputing.com>
On Wed, 2011-06-22 at 12:34 +0800, Simon.Cox@csiro.au wrote:

> One issue that we would like to protect ourselves against is other
> people adding new stuff into our namespace.

You can't really stop it but you can put comments in the schema to say
that you reserve the right to add new names, and people creating
extensions should not associate them with your namespace name(s).

This isn't really something you can do with a licence, because it's
about education...


Liam Quin - XML Activity Lead, W3C, http://www.w3.org/People/Quin/
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