[Foundation-l] Copies of Wikipedia's articles found on Knol

Gregory Maxwell gmaxwell at gmail.com
Mon Jul 28 17:55:27 UTC 2008

On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 1:49 PM, Nathan <nawrich at gmail.com> wrote:
> The Google terms of service item 8 does seem to present a problem. here it
> is:
> *8.*      *License to Google.*
> But it also appears to conflict with this item of the same TOS:
> 5.1.  *No Google Ownership of User Content.*  Google claims no ownership or
> control over any content submitted, posted or displayed by you on or through

You've granted them an expansive license (which you don't actually
have the right to grant for most freely licensed content found
elsewhere) and they disclaim ownership.  License != ownership, so it's
not a conflict .. even if does seem somewhat confusing.

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