[Foundation-l] Attribution survey, first results

Anthony wikimail at inbox.org
Wed Mar 4 18:11:23 UTC 2009

On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 1:02 PM, Thomas Dalton <thomas.dalton at gmail.com>wrote:

> Do we really want to only listen to the opinions of those people
> actually willing to make a fuss if they don't get their way?

We should.  If someone isn't willing to make a fuss if they don't get their
way, they don't really care in the first place, do they?

I imagine
> most Wikimedians are sufficiently mature to accept it if the majority
> disagree with them.

Accept what, that the majority disagrees with them?  If that's what you
mean, yeah, most Wikimedians are.

(This is assuming only options actually legal
> under the license are considered.)

I don't think that caveat has been met, though I'd present a higher one
either.  Only ethical options should be considered.  Mere legality isn't

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