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Subject [CONF] Apache OpenOffice Community > User Guides Revisted
Date Wed, 19 Sep 2012 19:56:00 GMT
Space: Apache OpenOffice Community (
Page: User Guides Revisted (

Comment added by Kay Schenk:

OK, since IANAL, I guess I'm not understanding the problems. I'm taking a look at the legal

The JIRA tikcet is still open. Maybe we should ask for specific problems? Yeah, I saw the
list of category-A acceptable items. None of the CC-BY licenses were on it. GOod that you
are keeping up on the ODFAuthors list. I had tried to take a look at an archive quite some
time ago, but none was available.

In reply to a comment by Keith N. McKenna:

The license ODFA uses is a dual license, both GPL 3.0 and Attribution 3.0 Unported (CC BY
3.0) . It was the latter license that the JIRA was written against. The JIRA specifically
asked that it be accepted as a Category A license along with the CC-BY v2.5. It was never
added to The hang up was some anti-DRM
language in the 3.0 version of the license.

Yes I am in contact with people there, I am also subscribed to there mail list and do have
an account on there server.

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