[cc-licenses] Parallel Distribution Statement

drew Roberts zotz at 100jamz.com
Fri Nov 24 18:06:06 EST 2006


On Friday 24 November 2006 04:51 pm, Benj. Mako Hill wrote:
> James Grimmelmann and I have written and begun distributing a position
> statement in favor of parallel distribution in the CC licenses. Neither
> of us has been involved in the debate on this list so far but we were
> both concerned by the fact that, while this issue has seen hundreds of
> messages on this list, only a tiny number of affected people have spoken
> up on either side of the issue.
>
> In our statement, we end by encouraging affected users of CC licenses to
> write to this list. This message can act as a heads up. Our goal is not
> to start up the same circular discussion among people who have agreed to
> disagree or to prolong the discussion period. We really want to hear
> from users.
>
>   http://wiki.mako.cc/ParallelDistribution
>   http://mako.cc/copyrighteous/ip/20061124-00 (my blog)

I have posted a response. I think you missed the essence of some of us who 
object to parallel distribution. Either that, or I missed where you addressed 
my concerns.
>
> The statement should also poke up in a series of other places in the
> next few days.
>
> Thanks to everyone who has weighed in on the issue so far, on both
> sides, and to Mia who been very helpful and patient throughout this
> process.
>
> Later,
> Mako

all the best,

drew
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