Fwd: [OSM-talk] BSD/CC-by/LGPL vs. SharedAlike - decide now and forever

Colin Mackay colin.mackay at gmail.com
Tue Mar 21 15:11:41 GMT 2006


Okay - Point taken. I withdraw my suggestion on dual licensing.

On 21/03/06, Immanuel Scholz <immanuel.scholz at gmx.de> wrote:
>
> Hi,
>
> > What about dual licensing? Offer the choice of BY-SA (...) or BY-NC
>
> Be aware that so called "Non commercial use only" are the most problematic
> licenses in the real world. They tend to be ignored by companies which
> claim that their buisiness modell is "not make money with this particular
> data but...".
>
> Any court decisions I heart was in favour of the companies. To my eyes,
> this degrades any CC-NC license to worse than BSD-like licenses.
>
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