[Foundation-l] GFDL/CC announcement?

Thomas Dalton thomas.dalton at gmail.com
Sat Dec 1 16:56:43 UTC 2007

On 01/12/2007, mike.lifeguard <mike.lifeguard at gmail.com> wrote:
> This makes all the hand-wringing and the-sky-is-falling ("o noes! we can't
> switch now - it's too late!") emails of the last 2 weeks or so seem a tad
> silly. *Of course* this is the kind of thing that would happen to "get us
> out of" the GFDL. Isn't that what rational people were saying all along?!
> -Mike.lifeguard

It's what pretty much everyone was saying all along. There are still
issues with it, for example the fact that (apparently) such license
switches aren't legal in all jurisdictions. I'm also reserving
judgement until I've actually seen a copy of the new license.

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