[rfc-i] Copyright and the Independent Stream

SM sm at resistor.net
Sun Sep 6 10:03:37 PDT 2009


Hi Andy,
At 05:51 06-09-2009, Andrew G. Malis wrote:
>I assume you meant Section 4 of RFC 3978 as amended by RFC 4748.

I picked that section as it spells out what can be done.  I can live 
with the "as amended by RFC 4748".

>Just speaking as a past author of what would now be considered
>"independent stream" RFCs, but certainly NOT as any sort of an expert
>on copyright law, I'm willing to defer to those much more expert than
>I am on these matters, but with the express goal of getting the
>independent stream publishing again ASAP. It has an important
>function, as has been recently discussed at great length on the IETF
>list. If that means going back to RFCs 3978 and 4748 for the
>independent stream for now, then so be it.

That's the goal.  I'm not an expert on any law.

Regards,
-sm 



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