[Clipart] CC Zero + OCAL?
jon at rejon.org
Mon Mar 2 23:51:49 PST 2009
On Mon, Mar 2, 2009 at 11:20 PM, Nicu Buculei <nicu_gfx at nicubunu.ro> wrote:
> Jon Phillips wrote:
>> Hi all, CC is about to formally launch CC0 (pronounced Zero), and I
>> was asked if we would like to be a launch partner. This would be very
>> good press and give us some love.
> I do not like *yet another CC license*, there are already too many of
> them and too different, creating much confusion.
> I can see people saying: "use the clipart from openclipart.org, it is
> free, licensed as CC" and the inherent question "what kind of CC? NC-ND?"
>> Right now, there are claims that the current cc public domain
>> dedication only works in the USA, and really is used, as we do, to
>> release works into the public domain. In europe this is a bit more
>> complicated because there are database and moral rights in some
>> jurisdictions which effect if something may actually be released into
>> the public domain (if that legal concept works in a jurisdiction).
> The good thing about PD is that people already have an idea about its
The problem is that current CC PD is not completely locked down
legally even in your jurisdiction Nicu. Rather, I think my first
proposal still is best approach after talking this over with my cc
colleagues. Basically, everything before a time used CC PD, and new
uploades default/only option is CC Zero. CC Zero is an improvement
upon what we are using current CC PD to do.
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