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copied in part from Talk:Image policy#Copyrighted images for special cases


Looks good, and I agree that it's a good idea to have this option. But should we perhaps change the disclaimer at the bottom of all pages, which reads "Content is available under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 1.0," to something more nuanced? Clearly, not all of our content is Attribution-ShareAlike 1.0. --Peter Talk 12:06, 19 February 2008 (EST)

Yeah, definitely, what about just removing the 1.0? Where should we move this convo too before we fly off on a tangent? – cacahuate talk 00:56, 21 February 2008 (EST)
Yes, lets continue this tangent at MediaWiki talk:Copyright#Nuance. --Peter Talk 01:09, 21 February 2008 (EST)
To change the part "Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 1.0.", we would need to have help from someone with root access, which frankly doesn't seem too likely. Perhaps just change it to "Most content is available under $1"? Or to "Content is available under $1, with certain limitations"? Then we could link to Copyleft, which, by the way, does need some revision to clarify obligations to downstream users. --Peter Talk 01:09, 21 February 2008 (EST)
You seem to have your head wrapped around where our license needs to be, maybe you should revise the copyleft in your sandbox so we can see it and discuss as needed – cacahuate talk 01:22, 21 February 2008 (EST)

To revive this old discussion, I'm inclined to change this message to:

Content is available under $1, with [[Copyleft|limitations]].

Objections? --Peter Talk 19:58, 18 April 2008 (EDT)

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