Robert P. Goldman
rpgoldman at sift.info
Wed May 26 15:15:21 UTC 2004
>>>>> "Alan" == Alan Ruttenberg <alanr-l at mumble.net> writes:
Alan> I propose that the list policy is that postings are in the
Alan> public domain unless otherwise specified in the body of the
Alan> message, to keep this list maximally friendly and
Alan> useful. Policy can be implemented with a note added to the
Alan> mailing list description and automatic reminders and with a
Alan> note automatically added to each message, to that effect.
Personally, I prefer assuming something like a BSD license. Why?
I've been an academic and so I believe that it's important to be able
to use the products of someone else's work, but I also believe that
it's a real sin not to give credit for that work. Public domain means
you don't have to give credit....
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