[cc-licenses] derivatives and source

Rob Myers rob at robmyers.org
Sun Apr 8 07:25:28 EDT 2012


On 04/07/2012 10:42 PM, Francesco Poli wrote:
>
> I am already asking for a one-way conversion clause from CC-by-sa to
> GPL and from CC-by to zlib.

Apache 2 is the FSF's current recommendation for a permissive license. 
Would this be acceptable, or would its mention of patents clash with BY?

Out of interest, why zlib rather than MIT, which was the FSF's previous 
recommendation iirc? Zlib's no-misrepresentation clause seems less 
useful than MIT's waiver of warranties, although more in-keeping with 
BY's moral rights handling.

- Rob.


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