[cc-community] "Upgrading" from CC-BY-SA 1.0 to a newer version

Mike Linksvayer ml at creativecommons.org
Tue Sep 4 12:41:18 EDT 2007

Kasper Souren wrote:
>> Is it possible to take text available under CC-BY-SA 1.0 for a work
> that is available under a later version?

If you're the copyright owner you can do whatever you want. :)

Modulo fair use, BY-SA 1.0 doesn't allow for derivatives of others' 
works to be licensed under anything else, including BY-SA >1.0. 
Horrible bug, yes.

More information about the cc-community mailing list