[Foundation-l] Creative Commons CC-BY-SA Draft Statement of Intent

SlimVirgin slimvirgin at gmail.com
Sat Apr 5 06:42:11 UTC 2008

On Sat, Apr 5, 2008 at 1:21 AM, Delirium <delirium at hackish.org> wrote:
> Erik Moeller wrote:
>  > We are continuing our conversations about that particular aspect, and
>  > my personal hope is that we will figure out a way to clearly state
>  > through the license that adaptations such as a picture embedded into a
>  > newspaper article trigger the share-alike clause, i.e. the newspaper
>  > article would be CC-BY-SA licensed ...
>  I think your parenthetical permission would be extremely necessary for
>  us, because otherwise the hundreds of cc-by-sa images we have in our own
>  GFDL Wikipedia articles would have licensing problems ...
Sorry to be dense, but could someone explain the significance of this?
What does the new development allow or prevent that wasn't allowed or
prevented before?


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