[cc-licenses] New on the list - suggestion for extra option in cc-licenses

Mike Linksvayer ml at creativecommons.org
Fri Jan 23 14:57:59 EST 2009

On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 7:02 AM, Joeri Oudshoorn <mail at joerioudshoorn.nl> wrote:
> Can I suggest one extra option to choose in any cc-licenced work. This
> option would be that the user is obliged to inform the author of the
> use. It would be a reversed BY, where not the reader is informed of
> the author, but the author of what is done with his work or where it
> has been published. I suggest the code 'IN' - from inform author.

The answer is both that it isn't going to happen and that attribution
with a link gets you the same functionality and more, without the
problems.  See previous discussions, including:


Further discussion should probably go to cc-community.


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