[cc-licenses] Version 3.0 - Remove the TPM-ban

Rob Myers rob at robmyers.org
Wed Aug 16 06:06:49 EDT 2006


On 15 Aug 2006, at 19:40, Greg London wrote:

> I think the TPM and DRM clauses are only needed
> in the ShareAlike license, since that's the only license
> that is intended to protect a project from proprietary
> forking and other gambits.

The CC licenses all allow noncommercial distribution of unmodified  
works. DRM can be used to prevent this. But BY and BY-NC derivatives  
should probably allow DRM, otherwise they are reserving more rights  
than they claim to.

- Rob.



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