oneminuteinspirations at gmail.com
Thu Jul 23 11:15:41 PDT 2009
I think there needs to be a page in the wiki, or better yet a tab on the
site, that lists all removals by file name. Especially when a file is
found to have been uploaded by someone who did so without permission,
the people who downloaded it need to be able to cease their use of it.
> > For now, the WKDesign ones are tagged pd_issue. We are awaiting the
> > reply
> > from WKDesigns and confirmation. Can we keep them or not? That is up
> > to
> > WKDesign.
> > As far as I'm concerned no other action needs to be taken until
> > WKDesign
> > reply.
> These files have been here awhile. The genie is out of the bottle. I
> don't see how you undo placing them in the public domain at this point
> as they probably have been picked up by the other sites that feed off
> of our content.
> John Olsen
> Not our problem. If WKDesign don't want other sites using their clipart,
> that's between WKDesign and Them. The geni's may be out of the bottles,
> but we've corked ours. Miscommunications happen. Unfortunatly it
> happened here. It's as "fixed" as much as I personally can make it. What
> other sites and WKDesign want to do is up to them.
> *The below settles it really. I'll go about removing them.*
> Gerald is cleared of "wrong-doing" as it was all done in good faith.
> (Never was any question really.)
> The clipart is (-will be, once I've finished posting this) no longer on
> We've done out part. It's the way the coin flip landed.
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: *chovynz* <chovynz at gmail.com <mailto:chovynz at gmail.com>>
> Date: Fri, Jul 24, 2009 at 12:39 AM
> Subject: Re: OCAL clipart / WKDesign clipart
> To: Cartoon Design <design.cartoon at googlemail.com
> <mailto:design.cartoon at googlemail.com>>
> I will do so. Thanks for your reply.
> Could you confirm to me that you uploaded them in the first place?
> On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 9:53 PM, Cartoon Design
> <design.cartoon at googlemail.com <mailto:design.cartoon at googlemail.com>>
> Hello Chovynz,
> please remove my images from your website.
> Thank you in advance!
> W. P.
> 2009/7/22 chovynz <chovynz at gmail.com <mailto:chovynz at gmail.com>>
> Hello sir
> I am an admin for Open Clipart Library.
> It has come to my attention that OCAL has some of your clipart in our
> There seems to be some mis-communication between the various viewpoints
> in the discussion about these clipart. The Open Clipart Library is a
> collection of User-submitted
> clipart and every clipart submitted is to be dedicated under the Public
> Domain license.
> Public Domain means anyone can use the clipart for _any use_, including
> commercial use, logos, and anything else the end-user chooses to use the
> clipart for. You uploaded the below files and they have the copyright
> sign on the images, which is incompatible with the Public Domain
> licence. Some users also state that you indicated they were not for
> commercial use, which is also contrary to the Public Domain. Other users
> think you have released these ones to OCAL for public domain use.
> Could you please clarify if we are allowed to have these image on the
> Open Clipart Library, released under the Public Domain?
> Or would you like us to remove them, if they do not include commercial use?
> Thank you for your time.
> Clipart in question:
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> clipart at lists.freedesktop.org
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