[Mageia-discuss] Author of mageia background

Patricia Fraser trish at thefrasers.org
Thu May 31 12:56:13 CEST 2012

> Ok, I just got a direct update by email from the original author (so,
> from http://pr09studio.deviantart.com/).
> In short, he allows us to use his work, and he will relicense it under
> either a CC-By-SA license, either an equivalent one.

That's very cool. Do we have his name for the credits?

> What we will do then, as Anne explained before:
>  - rebuild ISOs with updated CREDITS file and graphic elements
> derivative from the original background; we're still discussing
> whether we keep the current one or the source one;
>  - recommit in SVN, nonetheless, all graphic elements to log the
> credits to the original author;
>  - post a blog note about this;
>  - rethink how we manage future contributions in artwork.

Trish Fraser, VVMZ4 91L2V -35.67910, 142.66607
Thu May 31 20:55:45 EST 2012
GNU/Linux 1997-2012 #283226 counter.li.org
hermes up 7 hour(s), 28 min.
Mageia release 2 (Official) for x86_64
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