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Re: CC's responses to v3draft comments

Nathanael Nerode <neroden@fastmail.fm> proposed:
> We believe that the draft CC-BY and CC-BY-SA licenses appear to be Free 
> Licenses, so that most works licensed under them will probably satisfy the 
> DFSG.  Please note that Debian evaluates the freeness of each work 
> independently. Issues beyond copyright licensing sometimes come into play. 
> And particular licensors may specify different interpretations of the 
> license text.  So this statement does not mean that Debian will 
> automatically consider every work licensed under these licenses to be free.

The licensor's/licensors' interpretation of the distribution restrictions
about restricted media for part of the work may be vital.

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