[OSM-talk] License plan - better on legal@
ekkehart at gmx.de
Fri Feb 27 16:23:53 GMT 2009
sly (sylvain letuffe) schrieb:
>> The license change is no longer a boring legal affair,
> It has, and always will be, in the eyes of the majority.
> The best that can be done IMHO is to warn the maximum possible users, but
> don't force anyone to follow the discussion he is not interesting in.
I strongly disagree. At the latest when users are surprised by the fact
that they cannot log in anymore and a notice threatens to delete their
data if they not agree to some obscure licence change, most will become
But not very cooperative if it happens this way. :-)
You should inform as many users as possible about the upcoming licence
change and leave it to them whether they are interested.
> This announce as been made, I'd perfer you to continue talking about it on
The legal details can be discussed on legal. But the matter of informing
or rather not informing the people concerned by this fits right here.
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