distribution of licenses
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Tue Mar 1 11:51:04 EST 2005
Evan Prodromou said:
> On Tue, 2005-01-03 at 12:26 +0100, Branko Collin wrote:
>> IMO it is already great that a lot of authors are using a license,
>> and a CC lincense at that. It provides ease of mind to the end-users.
> I think it would be really interesting to see a pie chart of licenses by
> how many units were redistributed and how many new derivative works were
> I'm pretty sure the *-NC-* licenses would dwindle to zero.
I'd believe that, which is why NC combined with SA seems pointless
to me. If NC derivs dwindle to zero, that those few derivatives are
sharable is moot.
So then my question is "If NC-SA doesn't make sense, why is it the
biggest slice of the pie chart?"
Or to flip it around, "Is there something that CC could do to better
explain the licenses such that combinations like this become less
More information about the cc-licenses