Re: GFDL Freeness and Cover Texts
Nick Phillips sed:
I wouldn't object to a clause which demanded "fair credit", but I would
object to a clause which demanded that that credit take a particular
Well I can agree to be flexible. Can you suggest either another license, or
another way to apply the GFDL so that I can achieve my objective?
It's not just that I want to ensure I be personally be given proper credit for
writing the articles, but that I ensure that future readers are always told that
they can look to http://linuxquality.sunsite.dk/ for the originals or for other
articles like it.
I can simply insert a section at the top that says this, but unless I make it an
invariant section, I don't see how I can guarantee that the link is always there.
That's quite a different thing from requiring that my name always be listed as
an author and copyright holder. I'm actually less concerned about my name being
associated with the articles than the website, but the website is not capable of
claiming authorship for the articles.
Michael D. Crawford
GoingWare Inc. - Expert Software Development and Consulting
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