[Foundation-l] Requirements for a strong copyleft license

Anthony wikimail at inbox.org
Sun Dec 2 13:40:22 UTC 2007

On Dec 2, 2007 8:12 AM, geni <geniice at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 02/12/2007, Anthony <wikimail at inbox.org> wrote:
> > I was also confused by this wording.  If the GFDL is modified, how
> > does the WMF even have a choice whether or not to accept the
> > modifications?
> For existing text we don't. However we could modify our copyright
> notice to say "version 1.2 but not later" and rate of new edits would
> see that using wikipedia under an updated version of the license would
> resulted in using rather outdated articles.
True.  Sounds like a recipe for a fork, though.

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