[Foundation-l] What's wrong with CC-BY-SA?

David Gerard dgerard at gmail.com
Sun Dec 2 00:57:22 UTC 2007

On 02/12/2007, Gregory Maxwell <gmaxwell at gmail.com> wrote:

> This may have been *your* interpretation of the GFDL, but Wikimedia
> has not taken a position on this and Wikimedia board members have
> specifically told people in the past that their FDL licensed images
> could not be used in non-free works without an additional license
> grant.

Note by the way that I actually emailed the FSF asking about this and
they said "reply hazy, try again later" - er, "read the license text,
ask your lawyer if it's that important, we're not going to even try to
summarise this one." Hence words to that effect in Commons:Reuse.

- d.

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