[tei-council] Fwd: TEI licensing issues

Stuart A. Yeates syeates at gmail.com
Mon Sep 12 18:24:40 EDT 2011

2011/9/13 Sebastian Rahtz <sebastian.rahtz at oucs.ox.ac.uk>:
> On 12 Sep 2011, at 23:04, Stuart A. Yeates wrote:
>> er heard of TEI or XML and have no
>> interest in hearing about them. To make that happen we need to take
>> every possible step to reduce barriers to third parties packaging
>> those files.
> yes indeed. but is there really anyone who would have problems
> packaging cc-by compiled schemas or whatever?  is anyone so
> purist that they would only touch CC0 material?  actually, I can
> imagine there are :-}

Take a look at http://www.opendefinition.org/licenses/#Data /

> if you take XSL stylesheets, with CC-by for humans to read and
> be aware of, would you suggest a distributable form under CC0
> as well?

The boundary between computation and interpretation has flummoxed
better minds than mine.

In some interpreted languages (javascript, etc) we seen compacted
versions of programs for distribution, I can imagine it for XSL as


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