It is a better mouse trap then the GFDL.
2009/2/4 Andre Engels <andreengels(a)gmail.com>
On Wed, Feb 4, 2009 at 10:58 AM, Gerard Meijssen
The Zwijntje picture is actually one that is rather special. I use it as
avatar on many of my profiles. When people abuse
this picture, it may
me. There is another aspect as well, I am not
arguing about attribution
the nth degree of foolishness. It is also very
unlikely that I will go to
court over my IP. This is where I am utterly different from the RIAA
it is part of their business model.
So in essence, it is normal to attribute material using the best
The GFDL was long considered to be a best
practice by me. This is no
the case for the type of material that we deal
with in Wikipedia and
Commons. Certainly not following the arguments that I have heard so far
the proponents of staying with the GFDL for WMF
projects. The irony is
it iseven the FSF that agrees that we are better
off with the CC-by-sa.
You do know what the "by" in CC-by-sa means, I hope?
André Engels, andreengels(a)gmail.com
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