[License-review] [PROPOSAL] Invite Creative Commons to submit CC0 Dedication.

John Cowan cowan at mercury.ccil.org
Tue Jan 3 18:10:05 UTC 2012

kiran.cyberpro at gmail.com scripsit:

> >> Thank you very much for this suggestion, even I have some similar
> question about a case of exception for select few,
> if they make some other business contracts with the respective owners.
> Thank you again !

Such dual-licensing strategies are common; they just aren't usually put into
the open-source license.  The nearest analogy I can think of is the license
of Perl, which is a choice between the Artistic License and the GPL.  The FSF
considers this a free license, even though they don't consider the Artistic
License free (too vague).

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