[Python-Dev] Python Enhancement Proposals (PEPs)
Guido van Rossum
Fri, 14 Jul 2000 09:17:53 -0500
> > My only concern is that without some explicit expression of rights,
> > some party might try to prevent us from distributing a PEP.
According to a discussion I just had with Tim about a different issue,
putting it in the public domain is just as good a safeguard against
this particular problem.
But we have an additional requirement here: we want to prevent others
from distributing mutilated versions of our standard documents. I
believe some form of open copyright is the best protection against
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://dinsdale.python.org/~guido/)