[cc-community] [cc-licenses] Use cases for cc by-sa compatibility with GPL
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Wed Jan 4 23:55:55 EST 2012
On Mon, Jan 2, 2012 at 4:44 PM, drew Roberts <zotz at 100jamz.com> wrote:
> On Sunday 01 January 2012 16:28:38 Anthony wrote:
>> On Sun, Jan 1, 2012 at 8:33 AM, drew Roberts <zotz at 100jamz.com> wrote:
>> > Perhaps to accomplish this objective it would be enough for BY-SA to
>> > allow for combined works with parts GPL and parts BY-SA.
>> I think this is a much more reasonable suggestion.
>> Seems to me it's just a matter of clarifying that certain types of
>> combinations are collections, and not adaptations.
> No, not really, at least if my suggestions for giving BY-SA stronger copyleft
> protection in 4.0+ bears fruit. Well, perhaps yes if we do the strengthening
> correctly. (Hint, I want anything that gets copyright protection and
> incorporates BY-SA works to have to be Free. If I am wording that right.)
And by Free, you mean that it meets The Free Software Definition.
So, what you want is for CC-BY-SA 4.0 to be the GPL.
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