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From Luis Villa <l...@lu.is>
Subject Re: New versions of CC licenses
Date Fri, 06 Dec 2013 02:34:26 GMT
On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 6:30 PM, Luis Villa <luis@lu.is> wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 6:17 PM, Richard Fontana <rfontana@redhat.com>wrote:
>
>> On Thu, Dec 05, 2013 at 04:51:33PM -0800, Luis Villa wrote:
>> >
>> > On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 1:46 PM, Shane Curcuru <asf@shanecurcuru.org>
>> wrote:
>> >
>> >     Personally I find it extraordinarily unlikely that the ASF will add
>> current
>> >     CC-* licenses to category A
>> >
>> >
>> > As a point of information, CC BY 2.5 and 3.0 are already in Category A.
>>
>> Ah, so they are.
>>
>> (So what has this debate been all about then?)
>>
>
> If you assume they were correctly added to Category A, then there really
> is no debate: 4.0 should be in there as well.
>
> I simply think that, based on what I know of the criteria for Category A,
> and what the embedded device/media-handling device world assumes about
> Apache software, the addition of 2.5/3.0 to Category A was in error.
>

Which, to be clear, is not a condemnation of CC; lots of fine licenses,
including the one I wrote, aren't in Category A. :)

Luis


> Luis
>
>
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