Re: Effort to change IETF's copying conditions for RFCs
* Simon Josefsson:
>> But isn't the "this notice [...] preserved" part problematic?
> Yes, I suppose you are right. I have changed the license into:
> The Contributor grants third parties the right to
> copy and distribute the Contribution, with or without
> modification, in any medium, without royalty. If the
> Contribution is modified, any claims of endorsement or
> official status by the IETF or ISOC must be removed.
> Is that ok?
Sure, but this might not be acceptable to ISOC, which might want to
see a "Portions Copyright (C) 200x The Internet Society" in derived
works. IOW, preserve the copyright statement, but not the entire
But this is mere speculation on my part.