[cc-community] Are translated versions of CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 España different licenses?

Johannes Weißl jargon at molb.org
Wed Dec 14 16:14:58 EST 2011


Hi Jonathon,

On Wed, Dec 14, 2011 at 08:03:40PM +0000, jonathon wrote:
> Do you really want to argue with a copyright holder that your sale of
> CC-BY-SA content is not a license violation, because the unported
> license permits the resale of content, even though the ported license
> that was used for the license specifically prohibits the resale of the
> content? I doubt that any competent judge will buy the argument that the
> "no resale allowed" clause in the CC-BY-SA (ported) license is merely a
> typo to be overlooked.

I think there is a misunderstanding here... my question was not if
ported and unported are the same, but if the different translations of
one ported license are the same.

This is also completely independent of the specific type of the license
(be it CC-BY-SA or CC-BY-ND).


Johannes


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