[cc-community] License compatibility.
dcarrera at math.umd.edu
Sun Apr 3 20:36:26 EDT 2005
Mike Linksvayer wrote:
> You mean across jurisdictions, not languages.
Do I? I figured that if you change language you are effectively dealing with
a different license and have to worry about compatibility.
> Several jurisdictions currently have licenses written in English and two
> have licenses written in French.
Ok. Different language implise different jurisdiction, but different
jurisdiction does not imply different language. Right?
> The SA licenses explicity say it is permissible to use the same SA
> license from another jurisdiction. Non-SA licenses don't mandate use of
> any particular license, so there shouldn't be anything stopping you from
> taking a BY 2.0 work and releasing a derivative under BY-SA 2.0 FR or
Hhmm... So... in effect, I can grab a work under CC license X from
jurisdiction Y and move it to license X under jurisdiction Z ?
Another thing, is a license from one jurisdiction, in general, illegal in
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