Asset dual licensing

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Infrastructure proposal.png This article covers an infrastructure proposal.

Infrastructure proposals are suggestions how to improve the project infrastructure; this also includes the code toolchain and tools for code documentation. Infrastructure proposals will be evaluated by the project management department and implemented down the line if they have been agreed upon.

This infrastructure proposal explores the pros and cons of dual licensing for assets.

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Discussion at the forums

A discussion about the topic can be found at the forums: http://forums.parpg.net/index.php?topic=786.0

Asset licensing in theory

In theory, all assets are preferably dual licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 & GPL 3.0, according to the License article.

Status quo in reality

In reality however, all assets that can be found in SVN right now are just single licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0, according to their <asset_name>.license file.

Dual licensing of assets

Pros

Compatibility: eg. Wesnoth uses GPL for all art.

Cons

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