[cc-licenses] Is BY-ND a good choice for an Internet XML-based protocol specification?
luis at tieguy.org
Wed Jan 24 17:16:19 EST 2007
On 1/24/07, Lucas Gonze <lucas.gonze at gmail.com> wrote:
> That's a promising approach, Luis. Isn't getting a TM a process for a
> lawyer, though? Wouldn't we need to find an attorney willing to walk
> the trademark through the process?
Yes. No freebies like copyright, unfortunately. (Well... that isn't
perfectly 100% true, but again you should discuss that with a real
lawyer and not with someone who skipped Principles of IP this
> I imagine we could use the XSPF validator at xspf.binera.de for the
> conformance test.
Presumably. You'd want to establish some standards for what you're
testing- i.e., you wouldn't want to just say 'please give us a sample
XSPF you've outputted' and validate that; you'd want to make sure that
they hand you an XSPF that tests any known corner cases, etc.
Followups should be in private, probably, or on FoRK ;)
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