Re: Debian-approved creative/content license?
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, Ben Finney wrote:
> Those licenses can apply to any software, not just programs. So, if
> the software is an audio work or picture, a software license like GPL
> or Expat can apply to it.
Actually, there's one big problem. The GPL's "preferred form for modification"
Unless the creators of the podcast directly edit the MP3--which is rather
unlikely--the MP3 is not the preferred form for modification and putting the
MP3 under GPL without releasing the raw audio files grants no rights at all.
GPLing video has a similar problem.