[OpenID board] Proposal for a resolution on Copyright of the specs.
sakimura at gmail.com
Wed Jul 21 21:59:36 UTC 2010
>From what I understand, OWF agreement is akin to OIDF Contribution Agreement.
i.e., Contributor to OIDF agreement.
What we are talking here is the licensing from OIDF to the rest of the world.
Also, while OWF agreement is attractive, it is hard to retrofit to the existing
specs. Once the OpenID Process is modified (requires membership vote),
we can use OWF agreement for further WG works.
On Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 6:38 AM, David Recordon <recordond at gmail.com> wrote:
> The IPR policy actually includes a copyright license for the specifications.
> The Foundation may have the right to CC license them, but I'd rather see us
> take advantage of the OWF work which specifically addresses licensing of
> On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 12:43 PM, Nat Sakimura <sakimura at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I raised it a while ago, and since it was raised again today, let me
>> propose this:
>> BE IT RESOLVED that Creative Commons CC BY-SA copyright license to be
>> applied on all the openid specifications and that the copyright notice
>> to be shown on those documents.
>> Perhaps we can make it a topic of today's board meeting. Otherwise, I
>> propose to do the email vote.
>> Nat Sakimura (=nat)
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>> board at lists.openid.net
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