[WF-General] Licensing/Copyrighting Artwork in WF

Aloril aloril at iki.fi
Fri Oct 20 21:09:47 PDT 2000


Talk about why co-operating commercial usage is good:
http://www.worldforge.org/website/about/licensing/commercial
 
More about collections:
http://www.worldforge.org/website/about/licensing/collections
 
More about topics like:
- Why source?
- Why commercial usage? 
- Profit possibilities for authors
http://www.worldforge.org/website/news/newsletters/issues/may00/relicensing


Here is some additional thoughts:


Problem with all non-commercial clauses is this:
 
Note: Free in following is used as in "free speech" -sense (free to
use, modify, distribute, etc.. including allowing commercial usage)

GFDL and GPL both require that stuff used with them is free:
a) All commercial users must share their modifications/additions freely.
b) All noncommercial users must share their modifications/additions freely.
 


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