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

geni geniice at gmail.com
Sun Dec 2 00:05:02 UTC 2007

On 01/12/2007, Erik Moeller <erik at wikimedia.org> wrote:
> - The Wikimedia community will support an immediate switch to
> CC-BY-SA, and the critics of the license will dig themselves into a
> position of extreme antagonism, asking their contributions to be
> removed, etc.
> - The Wikimedia community will work together in trying to help
> Creative Commons to improve CC-BY-SA, and then make the switch.
> I would prefer the second scenario over the first; I do think you have
> legitimate concerns that we should try to work on. Please help us to
> make that possible.

You are ignoring the other players. The FSF and art libre. If there
were to be any changes to the CC-BY-SA we might have to talk to the
EFF since we probably don't want them splitting their Open Audio
License off again.

Until we see a full draft there is little community can do either way.


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