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Re: Public discussion time for Creative Commons 3.0 license draft coming to a close

* Evan Prodromou (evan@debian.org) wrote:
> So, for those of you who want to see Creative Commons licenses that meet
> our standard of Freedom, this is the time to act. Please, if you haven't
> already, take a few minutes to send an email message to the Creative
> Commons public review mailing list [6] letting CC know that you support
> a Debian-compatible version of the license. "I want a Debian-compatible
> Creative Commons license, signed John Q. Hacker" is probably plenty.

I'd very much like to see this happen, but I feel kind of
uncomfortable sending an "AOL" to a list I'm not subscribed to and a
discussion I haven't participated in. Maybe some sort of signature
collection would make more sense, then send batches in a single email
to the list. Seems more polite that way. 
> Complaining to each other 6 months from now won't do any good; the time
> to complain is now, when it can make a difference. We've got a narrow
> window in which to let CC know that the Free Software guidelines matter.
> Please spread the word to other Debian users and supporters as well as
> into the rest of the Free Software community.
> Thanks for your time,
> ~Evan
> [1] http://evan.prodromou.name/Debian_Creative_Commons_Workgroup_report
> [2] http://creativecommons.org/
> [3] http://www.debian.org/social_contract#guidelines
> [4] http://people.debian.org/~evan/ccsummary
> [5] http://creativecommons.org/weblog/entry/6017
> [6] http://lists.ibiblio.org/pipermail/cc-licenses/

Eric Dorland <eric@kuroneko.ca>
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