[Foundation-l] Live mirrors

Christopher Hagar cmhagar at gmail.com
Thu May 31 18:26:07 UTC 2007

Anyone who receives GFDL-covered content from Wikimedia is perfectly capable
of accessing Wikimedia websites. The GFDL does not prescribe that the
receiver may use any method he wishes to get the GFDL content. There is no
GFDL issue here.

On 5/31/07, Klaus Graf <klausgraf at googlemail.com> wrote:
> I am not persuaded. WMF is not the creator of the content it has to
> follow the rules of the GNU FDL as a license. There might be good
> reasons to block live mirrors but that doesn't matter if blocking live
> mirrors is something lika a DRM. And the GNU FDL forbidds DRM.
> Klaus Graf
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