[Foundation-l] Attribution survey, first results

Erik Moeller erik at wikimedia.org
Wed Mar 4 03:15:48 UTC 2009

2009/3/3 Thomas Dalton <thomas.dalton at gmail.com>:
> Excellent. Getting some idea of community opinion is very important.
> However, has anyone carried out my suggestion of consulting with the
> CC lawyers?

We've been in repeated conversations with CC about the possible
attribution models. CC counsel has commented specifically that
attribution-by-URL is a permissible attribution model that is
consistent with the language and intent of CC-BY*.

Erik Möller
Deputy Director, Wikimedia Foundation

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