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(Copyright 2006 through current year.)
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All content on this wiki, unless explicitly stated otherwise, are licenced under the [http://www.opensource.org/licenses/mit-license.php MIT licence]. All contributors must agree to this before doing so.
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== Edits made on 2013-02-20 or later ==
  
Copyright © 2006–{{CURRENTYEAR}} The WHATWG Contributors
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Edits made to the WHATWG Wiki after 2013-02-20 are licensed under the [http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/ Creative Commons Zero (CC0) Universal Public Domain Dedication], version 1.0 or later, and may be used by anyone for any purpose.
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'''Note:''' Before this date, edits made were subject to other copyright terms. As a result, certain content on the WHATWG Wiki may not be entirely available for unrestricted use. See [[#Edits made prior to 2013-02-20|below]] for more details.
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== Edits made prior to 2013-02-20 ==
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All edits made to the WHATWG wiki prior to 2013-02-20, [[#Exceptions|unless explicitly stated otherwise]], are licensed under the [http://www.opensource.org/licenses/mit-license.php MIT license].
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=== License ===
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Copyright © 2006–2013 The WHATWG Contributors
  
 
Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the “Software”), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
 
Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the “Software”), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
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THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
 
THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
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=== Exceptions ===
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==== Users ====
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Users are encouraged to release their earlier edits under CC0 using [[Template:CC0_user|<nowiki>{{CC0 user}}</nowiki>]].
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See [[:Category:CC0 users]] for a list of users who have done so.
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==== Pages ====
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Certain pages have been released under CC0 using [[Template:CC0_page|<nowiki>{{CC0 page}}</nowiki>]].
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See [[:Category:CC0 pages]] for a list of these pages.

Latest revision as of 18:55, 20 February 2013

Edits made on 2013-02-20 or later

Edits made to the WHATWG Wiki after 2013-02-20 are licensed under the Creative Commons Zero (CC0) Universal Public Domain Dedication, version 1.0 or later, and may be used by anyone for any purpose.

Note: Before this date, edits made were subject to other copyright terms. As a result, certain content on the WHATWG Wiki may not be entirely available for unrestricted use. See below for more details.

Edits made prior to 2013-02-20

All edits made to the WHATWG wiki prior to 2013-02-20, unless explicitly stated otherwise, are licensed under the MIT license.

License

Copyright © 2006–2013 The WHATWG Contributors

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the “Software”), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

Exceptions

Users

Users are encouraged to release their earlier edits under CC0 using {{CC0 user}}.

See Category:CC0 users for a list of users who have done so.

Pages

Certain pages have been released under CC0 using {{CC0 page}}.

See Category:CC0 pages for a list of these pages.