Re: Debian book
David Wiley wrote:
> If you could forward this information on to whomever is concerned, I
> would appreciate it.
> There is a license available now specifically for publications called
> the Open Publication license. It was co-created by esr, myself, Tim
> O'Reilly, Larry Augustin, Laurie Petrycki (an editor at New Riders,
> formally with Macmillan), and other community members. It may suit the
> author(s)'(s) needs better than the GPL.
I think the book was placed under the GPL because it inherited from an
earlier, GPL'd document.
> The license is available online at http://www.opencontent.org/openpub/
It doesn't look like debian has looked at this license, I'm passing it on to
debian-legal for comment.
see shy jo