[Python-Dev] Python Enhancement Proposals (PEPs)
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Thu, 13 Jul 2000 19:11:27 -0400 (EDT)
Jeremy Hylton writes:
> I think it stinks, but I'd hate to see distribution of these documents
> hampered because someone comes along and denies us the right to use
> it. I'd be satisfied with a statement of copyright or the notice
> "placed in the public domain" attached to each of them.
The copyright and license are both required to ensure permission to
use, distribute, etc. There are a few "open content" licenses, and a
reference to one of those should be sufficient. I don't know which
one to recommend, however; that would require spending a little time
> My only concern is that without some explicit expression of rights,
> some party might try to prevent us from distributing a PEP.
You hit that nail!
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at beopen.com>
BeOpen PythonLabs Team Member