[tei-council] Fwd: [tei-board] licensing issues

Sebastian Rahtz sebastian.rahtz at oucs.ox.ac.uk
Wed Sep 28 08:25:26 EDT 2011

On 28 Sep 2011, at 13:12, Lou Burnard wrote:
>> so which of you three were going to convey this to Council, I wonder? never mind.
> I'm not sure who "you three" are, but I'm guessing it's Laurent's job 
> formally to convey Board decisions to the Council

the chair of the Board also sits, ex officio, on the Council.

> "all TEI stuff which the Consortium produces" is a rather vague concept. 

it is. sorry

> In particular it cannot apply prospectively surely? If (perhaps as a 
> result of the ongoing futures debate) the Consortium gets into some 
> other line of business -- say developing courseware -- it might want to 
> licence such activities differently.

s/TEI stuff/The TEI Guidelines, including schemas or documentation generated from them, associated processing tools and stylesheets, exemplars, and test files/

> I think the proposal needs to be rather more precisely formulated before 
> it can be voted on,

see above. is there a category you have in mind to _exclude_, apart from courseware?

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