[Geany-devel] geany-newsletter: License of newsletter

Frank Lanitz frank at xxxxx
Fri Apr 8 22:27:25 UTC 2011

On Fri, 8 Apr 2011 13:45:12 -0500
Randy Kramer <rhkramer at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Friday 08 April 2011 01:54:13 pm Dominic Hopf wrote:
> > Am Freitag, den 08.04.2011, 18:28 +0200 schrieb Thomas Martitz:
> > > I never heard of licenses for newsletters.
> >
> > Me neither.
> Well, it is written material, and, automatically (iiuc, according to
> the Berne Treaty) subject to copyright (i.e., it is copyrighted).
> So, who/how do you want to allow anyone else to use it?
> That's what a license is.  If you don't specify a license, I guess (I 
> think) no one has a right to copy and use it for any purpose, but, 
> ianal (i am not a liar^H^H^H^Hlawyer).

Yepp. That is issue I had in my mind. 

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