[Mageia-artwork] Meeting Summary, 15th of June

Thorsten van Lil tvl83 at gmx.de
Fri Jun 17 11:18:45 CEST 2011

Am 17.06.2011 10:08, schrieb Romain d'Alverny:
>> >  4. general artwork licence
>> >  --------------------------
>> >  Our artwork needs to be licensed. Therefore we decided to have a general
>> >  licence, which is valid for all work, that is not licensed especially. We
>> >  decided to use the Creative Commons 3.0 with attribution, non-commercial and
>> >  share-alike. If there are any concerns over this license, please let us
>> >  know.
> Using Creative Commons licenses is an excellent option. But the
> NC/Non-Commercial clause is a no-go. It makes the thing licensed
> totally incompatible (in spirit and in detail) with FSF/OSI definition
> of free software/open source - thus makes redistribution/derivatives
> of the Mageia platform (and that's not what we want for the
> distribution).
> CC-By-SA is perfectly acceptable on the other hand (that's what would
> be the most like sort of a GPL translated for non-software works - and
> we use it for the wiki).

So, after todays discussion about the license. We all agree that we 
remove the non-commercial layer and use CC3 by-sa instead?

Are there any further concerns?


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