Licensing Gaming Material
robmyers at mac.com
Fri Jun 3 14:48:24 EDT 2005
On 3 Jun 2005, at 10:03, Peter Brink wrote:
> Free Roleplaying Community ( http://www.freeroleplay.org/ ) might
> be good place to start. Note however that the folks at
> freeroleplay.org don't seem to consider CC licenses to be free, in
> the OSF sense.
They seem to use the original FSF sense of "Free".
> They recommend GPL. Since you seem to target both software and
> literary works GPL might be a better choice for you.
Certainly if the "source code" can be identified this might be a good
solution. Or there's the OGL which despite its faults (the real ones,
not the FUD ones) has a large body of gaming-related work already
under it, is well known and understood, and is reasonably robust.
More information about the cc-licenses