[OSM-legal-talk] [OSM-talk] Survey: How to pay the OSM bill

Richard Fairhurst richard at systemeD.net
Thu Jul 12 22:54:40 BST 2007


I wrote:

> Actually the GPL is a fair comparison with CC-SA. CC-SA has the
> concept of a collective work. So, to be fair, does the GPL.

Actually, I forgot the GPL even has a term for this: "mere  
aggregation" (http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-faq.html). The  
difference between aggregation and linking, like CC-SA's difference  
between derivative and collective works, comes down to lawyers.

cheers
Richard




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