[Foundation-l] Clarification to existing resolutions

David Gerard dgerard at gmail.com
Wed May 16 16:59:31 UTC 2007

On 16/05/07, Erik Moeller <erik at wikimedia.org> wrote:

> Only if the license establishes restrictions _beyond_ the existing
> moral rights. If it merely recognizes whichever rights a jurisdiction
> grants, I do not see an issue with it.

The text of the license appears to claim such rights outside said jurisdictions.

> I'm not convinced that the current CC licenses establish any new
> restrictions, and those who claim that they do should take that
> discussion directly to Creative Commons. There is no malicious intent
> here on the part of CC, and so I don't see why people don't try to
> work out any issues that there may be directly with the people who
> _wrote_ the license.

As lovely people as they may or may not be, CC's interests are not our

- d.

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