[development] Where to find free icons?
gerhard at killesreiter.de
Tue Aug 15 15:56:56 UTC 2006
Gary Feldman wrote:
> Gerhard Killesreiter wrote:
>> Please try to see this from my pov as the contrib CVS maintainer:
>> Every other licence we allow will introduce more potential hassle. We
>> already have enough hassles with this as is, we don't need more.
> Could I ask you to elaborate a bit on the hassle? Surely you're not
> checking every single submission to be sure that the author has the
> right to release the submission under the GPL?
Not every submission, but when I notice strange commits I do.
> My expectation is that
> everyone with checkin privileges has first (electronically) signed a
> such a statement, so I wouldn't expect the CVS maintainer to be involved
> unless an explicit complaint is made.
The problem is that people sometimes do not adhere to our TOS, like for
example by uploading non-GPLed icons or other stuff. This sometimes
comes to my attention either by my own observation or by pointers from
Since I am responsible for the CVS stuff I feel I should do something
about such violations of our TOS, otherwise they'd become quite pointless.
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