[cc-devel] cc-devel Digest, Vol 86, Issue 15

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> Message: 1
> Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 15:16:45 -0700
> From: Dan Mills <dan at creativecommons.org>
> Subject: Re: [cc-devel] Status of the official CC Wordpress plugin
> To: Kent Mewhort <kent at openissues.ca>
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> Hi all,
> 
> Tarmo, apologies I haven't done the password reset for Nathan Yergler's
> wordpress.com account. I'll take a look at that today. Thanks for your
> effort in nursing the plugin back to health!
> 
> Kent,
> 
> Welcome!
> 
> Dan
> 
> 
> 
> On Fri, Jul 26, 2013 at 8:06 AM, Kent Mewhort <kent at openissues.ca> wrote:
> 
>> Hi Everyone,
>> 
>> I first want to say "hi" by way of introduction, as I just joined this
>> list.  I'm the legal lead for CC Canada (but spend most time in software
>> development as opposed to lawyering).  I also run the licensing information
>> site www.clipol.org.  Okay, back to the thread...
>> 
>> Tarmo, it looks like there's another WP Plugin called "Creative Commons
>> Configurator" that is more up-to-date (it has commits in 2013 at any
>> rate):  http://wordpress.org/plugins/creative-commons-configurator-1/.
>> Maybe it doesn't meet your needs, but I just thought I'd mention it in case
>> you hadn't seen it.
>> 
>> Also, I implemented a CC Rails gem earlier this week (and it'll be on
>> Github once I get a moment to write a readme).  It's a basic view helper
>> that allows one liners such as "license_helper(:by_sa)" or
>> "license_helper(:by_sa, jurisdiction: :ca, version: '3.0' ) to generate the
>> license notices.   I mention this gem because it pulls in full I18n
>> internationalization support for all jurisdictions and languages available
>> on the License Chooser webpage.  I'd be happy to port these localizations
>> over to the WP plugin.
>> 
>> Kent
>> 
>> 
>> On 13-07-26 02:47 PM, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>> 
>> What's happened so far:
>> 
>> Haven't heard any comments from BjornW yet. I contacted the original
>> author, first CTO Nathan Yergler, but even he is unable to make changes to
>> the existing plugin in Wordpress Codex, since the account is keyed to his
>> now nonexistent @creativecommons.org mail account. And the current CTO,
>> Nathan Kinkade, just left CC, so we're in a bit of an impasse. I sent email
>> to Dan to see if he can help recover the email confirmation message that
>> would allow someone to edit the plugin, but he hasn't responded - probably
>> busy with many other things.
>> 
>> I'm happy doing my own thing with the plugin, but I'm still thinking it
>> would make sense to have a concerted effort and rebuild the official plugin
>> and to get it to be available on wordpress.com blogs. This will not
>> happen unless the CC as an organization is behind the plugin. But I guess
>> technical work is a bit stalled right now due personnel changes.
>> 
>> --
>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>> tarmo at iki.fi
>> http://tarmo.fi
>> 
>> On Wednesday 24. 07 2013 at 13.36, Maarten Zeinstra wrote:
>> 
>>  Hi Tarmo,
>> 
>> How are you doing with you wp-cc-plugin? Happy to help when you have
>> specific questions.
>> 
>> Cheers,
>> 
>> Maarten
>> --
>> Kennisland | www.kennisland.nl | t +31205756720 | m +31643053919 |
>> @mzeinstra
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> On Jul 8, 2013, at 9:35 , BjornW <burobjorn at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>>  Thanks, I've forked it to my repos & 'll have a look.
>> 
>> grtz
>> BjornW
>> 
>> On 06-07-13 18:49, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>> 
>> Hi Bjorn! I pushed my edits to a github repository
>> here: https://github.com/tarmot/wp-cc-plugin/tree/tarmo-mods
>> The plugin is still named according to the original License, so it
>> will conflict with it and cannot be published on WP codex as it is.
>> But you should be able to give it a go.
>> 
>> --
>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>> tarmo at iki.fi
>> http://tarmo.fi
>> 
>> On Friday 5. 07 2013 at 22.59, BjornW wrote:
>> 
>>  Hi Tarmo,
>> 
>> I'm a WordPress plugin developer myself and I'm willing to help out. For
>> instance with testing. Do you have your code somewhere online, like
>> Github or some other place where we can check it out and perhaps send
>> patches / pull requests?
>> 
>> grtz
>> BjornW
>> 
>> On 05-07-13 21:49, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>> 
>> Hi all,
>> 
>> I'm new to the list, but did check the archives back at least 2 years
>> and did not see any mention of this. So here goes:
>> 
>> There's a Wordpress plugin that is listed in the CC
>> wiki: http://wiki.creativecommons.org/WpLicense
>> However, WpLicense hasn't been updated since 2007. It's well done,
>> since it still works. However, it is very limited in its
>> behavior. Does anyone know if there's already people looking at
>> resuming development of that plugin?
>> 
>> What I've needed is a plugin that works for a multi-author blog, where
>> each author may have a separate license in use, and where certainly
>> the attribution generated in the CC license should reflect each post's
>> real author.
>> 
>> The best plugin I've found is License, which also is outdated and a
>> bit buggy: http://wordpress.org/plugins/license/
>> 
>> I've updated it myself to work better in non-US contexts and fixing
>> bugs. It allows for a default CC license for the blog, a default
>> license for each author, and post-specific licenses that override
>> those defaults. The widgets and short codes display correct
>> post-specific author names in the RDF and HTML.
>> 
>> I'm planning on publishing my fixed version of "License" to the
>> Wordpress codex. But I'm wondering what the best approach would be in
>> terms of WpLicense and what others are planning or wanting to do.
>> 
>> --
>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>> Creative Commons Finland
>> tarmo at iki.fi <mailto:tarmo at iki.fi <tarmo at iki.fi>>
>> http://tarmo.fi
>> 
>> 
>> 
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>> --
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>> met vriendelijke groet,
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>> 
>> * b u r o b j o r n .nl *
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>> 
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> Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 20:37:18 -0700
> From: "Amelia C. Gutierrez" <got2keepdafaith.5 at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [cc-devel] cc-devel Digest, Vol 86, Issue 14
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> Do u have an online Linkin ID Provider  Im over whelled n my phone gonna
> turn off. N i dont wabt to stay up stressing all nite n day grindin my
> teeth. I need a new laptop indeed but im so hook on perfection. I feel
> lonely n useless.
> On Jul 26, 2013 2:53 PM, <cc-devel-request at lists.ibiblio.org> wrote:
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>>   1. cc-devel Digest, Vol 86, Issue 13 (Amelia C. Gutierrez)
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>> Message: 1
>> Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 14:52:43 -0700
>> From: "Amelia C. Gutierrez" <got2keepdafaith.5 at gmail.com>
>> Subject: [cc-devel] cc-devel Digest, Vol 86, Issue 13
>> To: cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org
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>> Im backwards explain to me how to do backwards
>> On Jul 26, 2013 1:33 PM, <cc-devel-request at lists.ibiblio.org> wrote:
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>>> Message: 1
>>> Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 13:32:46 -0700
>>> From: "Amelia C. Gutierrez" <got2keepdafaith.5 at gmail.com>
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>>> Whats my username n password?
>>> On Jul 26, 2013 8:40 AM, <cc-devel-request at lists.ibiblio.org> wrote:
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>>>> Today's Topics:
>>>> 
>>>>   1. Re: Status of the official CC Wordpress plugin (Tarmo Toikkanen)
>>>>   2. Re: Status of the official CC Wordpress plugin (BjornW)
>>>>   3. Re: Status of the official CC Wordpress plugin (Kent Mewhort)
>>>> 
>>>> 
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>>>> 
>>>> Message: 1
>>>> Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 15:47:56 +0300
>>>> From: Tarmo Toikkanen <tarmo.toikkanen at iki.fi>
>>>> Subject: Re: [cc-devel] Status of the official CC Wordpress plugin
>>>> To: Maarten Zeinstra <mz at kl.nl>
>>>> Cc: " cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org devel "        <
>>>> cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org>
>>>> Message-ID: <83BB481F3A81473A823B64E8C0E3EBAE at gmail.com>
>>>> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="utf-8"
>>>> 
>>>> What's happened so far:
>>>> 
>>>> Haven't heard any comments from BjornW yet. I contacted the original
>>>> author, first CTO Nathan Yergler, but even he is unable to make changes
>>> to
>>>> the existing plugin in Wordpress Codex, since the account is keyed to
>> his
>>>> now nonexistent @creativecommons.org mail account. And the current
>> CTO,
>>>> Nathan Kinkade, just left CC, so we're in a bit of an impasse. I sent
>>> email
>>>> to Dan to see if he can help recover the email confirmation message
>> that
>>>> would allow someone to edit the plugin, but he hasn't responded -
>>> probably
>>>> busy with many other things.
>>>> 
>>>> I'm happy doing my own thing with the plugin, but I'm still thinking it
>>>> would make sense to have a concerted effort and rebuild the official
>>> plugin
>>>> and to get it to be available on wordpress.com blogs. This will not
>>>> happen unless the CC as an organization is behind the plugin. But I
>> guess
>>>> technical work is a bit stalled right now due personnel changes.
>>>> 
>>>> --
>>>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>>>> tarmo at iki.fi
>>>> http://tarmo.fi
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> On Wednesday 24. 07 2013 at 13.36, Maarten Zeinstra wrote:
>>>> 
>>>>> Hi Tarmo,
>>>>> 
>>>>> How are you doing with you wp-cc-plugin? Happy to help when you have
>>>> specific questions.
>>>>> 
>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>> 
>>>>> Maarten
>>>>> --
>>>>> Kennisland | www.kennisland.nl (http://www.kennisland.nl) | t
>>>> +31205756720 | m +31643053919 | @mzeinstra
>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> On Jul 8, 2013, at 9:35 , BjornW <burobjorn at gmail.com (mailto:
>>>> burobjorn at gmail.com)> wrote:
>>>>> 
>>>>>> Thanks, I've forked it to my repos & 'll have a look.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> grtz
>>>>>> BjornW
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> On 06-07-13 18:49, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>>>>>>> Hi Bjorn! I pushed my edits to a github repository
>>>>>>> here: https://github.com/tarmot/wp-cc-plugin/tree/tarmo-mods
>>>>>>> The plugin is still named according to the original License, so
>> it
>>>>>>> will conflict with it and cannot be published on WP codex as it
>> is.
>>>>>>> But you should be able to give it a go.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>>>>>>> tarmo at iki.fi (mailto:tarmo at iki.fi)
>>>>>>> http://tarmo.fi
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> On Friday 5. 07 2013 at 22.59, BjornW wrote:
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Hi Tarmo,
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> I'm a WordPress plugin developer myself and I'm willing to help
>>>> out. For
>>>>>>>> instance with testing. Do you have your code somewhere online,
>>> like
>>>>>>>> Github or some other place where we can check it out and
>> perhaps
>>>> send
>>>>>>>> patches / pull requests?
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> grtz
>>>>>>>> BjornW
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> On 05-07-13 21:49, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>>>>>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> I'm new to the list, but did check the archives back at
>> least 2
>>>> years
>>>>>>>>> and did not see any mention of this. So here goes:
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> There's a Wordpress plugin that is listed in the CC
>>>>>>>>> wiki: http://wiki.creativecommons.org/WpLicense
>>>>>>>>> However, WpLicense hasn't been updated since 2007. It's well
>>>> done,
>>>>>>>>> since it still works. However, it is very limited in its
>>>>>>>>> behavior. Does anyone know if there's already people looking
>> at
>>>>>>>>> resuming development of that plugin?
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> What I've needed is a plugin that works for a multi-author
>>> blog,
>>>> where
>>>>>>>>> each author may have a separate license in use, and where
>>>> certainly
>>>>>>>>> the attribution generated in the CC license should reflect
>> each
>>>> post's
>>>>>>>>> real author.
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> The best plugin I've found is License, which also is outdated
>>>> and a
>>>>>>>>> bit buggy: http://wordpress.org/plugins/license/
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> I've updated it myself to work better in non-US contexts and
>>>> fixing
>>>>>>>>> bugs. It allows for a default CC license for the blog, a
>>> default
>>>>>>>>> license for each author, and post-specific licenses that
>>> override
>>>>>>>>> those defaults. The widgets and short codes display correct
>>>>>>>>> post-specific author names in the RDF and HTML.
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> I'm planning on publishing my fixed version of "License" to
>> the
>>>>>>>>> Wordpress codex. But I'm wondering what the best approach
>> would
>>>> be in
>>>>>>>>> terms of WpLicense and what others are planning or wanting to
>>> do.
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>>>>>>>>> Creative Commons Finland
>>>>>>>>> tarmo at iki.fi <mailto:tarmo at iki.fi>
>>>>>>>>> http://tarmo.fi
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> _______________________________________________
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>> cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org>
>>>>>>>>> http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/cc-devel
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> met vriendelijke groet,
>>>>>>>> Bjorn Wijers
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> * b u r o b j o r n .nl *
>>>>>>>> digitaal vakmanschap | digital craftsmanship
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Werkdagen:
>>>>>>>> Van maandag t/m donderdag vanaf 10:00
>>>>>>>> Vrijdag is voor experimenteren en eigen projecten.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Postbus 14145
>>>>>>>> 3508 SE Utrecht
>>>>>>>> The Netherlands
>>>>>>>> 
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>>>>>>>> http://www.burobjorn.nl
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>>>>>>>> _______________________________________________
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>>>>>>>> http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/cc-devel
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> met vriendelijke groet,
>>>>>> Bjorn Wijers
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> * b u r o b j o r n .nl *
>>>>>> digitaal vakmanschap | digital craftsmanship
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Werkdagen:
>>>>>> Van maandag t/m donderdag vanaf 10:00
>>>>>> Vrijdag is voor experimenteren en eigen projecten.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Postbus 14145
>>>>>> 3508 SE Utrecht
>>>>>> The Netherlands
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> tel: +31 6 49 74 78 70
>>>>>> http://www.burobjorn.nl
>>>>>> 
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>>>> Message: 2
>>>> Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 16:08:00 +0200
>>>> From: BjornW <burobjorn at gmail.com>
>>>> Subject: Re: [cc-devel] Status of the official CC Wordpress plugin
>>>> To: cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org
>>>> Message-ID: <51F282C0.4040702 at gmail.com>
>>>> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1
>>>> 
>>>> Hi Tarmo,
>>>> 
>>>> Ahum *shame* I totally forgot about the plugin. I'm sorry and will have
>>>> a look into it. My apologizes.
>>>> 
>>>> grtz
>>>> BjornW
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> On 26-07-13 14:47, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>>>>> What's happened so far:
>>>>> 
>>>>> Haven't heard any comments from BjornW yet. I contacted the original
>>>>> author, first CTO Nathan Yergler, but even he is unable to make
>>>>> changes to the existing plugin in Wordpress Codex, since the account
>>>>> is keyed to his now nonexistent @creativecommons.org mail account.
>> And
>>>>> the current CTO, Nathan Kinkade, just left CC, so we're in a bit of
>> an
>>>>> impasse. I sent email to Dan to see if he can help recover the email
>>>>> confirmation message that would allow someone to edit the plugin, but
>>>>> he hasn't responded - probably busy with many other things.
>>>>> 
>>>>> I'm happy doing my own thing with the plugin, but I'm still thinking
>>>>> it would make sense to have a concerted effort and rebuild the
>>>>> official plugin and to get it to be available on wordpress.comblogs.
>>>>> This will not happen unless the CC as an organization is behind the
>>>>> plugin. But I guess technical work is a bit stalled right now due
>>>>> personnel changes.
>>>>> 
>>>>> --
>>>>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>>>>> tarmo at iki.fi
>>>>> http://tarmo.fi
>>>>> 
>>>>> On Wednesday 24. 07 2013 at 13.36, Maarten Zeinstra wrote:
>>>>> 
>>>>>> Hi Tarmo,
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> How are you doing with you wp-cc-plugin? Happy to help when you have
>>>>>> specific questions.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Maarten
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> Kennisland | www.kennisland.nl <http://www.kennisland.nl> | t
>>>>>> +31205756720 | m +31643053919 | @mzeinstra
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> On Jul 8, 2013, at 9:35 , BjornW <burobjorn at gmail.com
>>>>>> <mailto:burobjorn at gmail.com>> wrote:
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Thanks, I've forked it to my repos & 'll have a look.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> grtz
>>>>>>> BjornW
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> On 06-07-13 18:49, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>>>>>>>> Hi Bjorn! I pushed my edits to a github repository
>>>>>>>> here: https://github.com/tarmot/wp-cc-plugin/tree/tarmo-mods
>>>>>>>> The plugin is still named according to the original License, so it
>>>>>>>> will conflict with it and cannot be published on WP codex as it
>> is.
>>>>>>>> But you should be able to give it a go.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>>>>>>>> tarmo at iki.fi <mailto:tarmo at iki.fi>
>>>>>>>> http://tarmo.fi
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> On Friday 5. 07 2013 at 22.59, BjornW wrote:
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> Hi Tarmo,
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> I'm a WordPress plugin developer myself and I'm willing to help
>>>>>>>>> out. For
>>>>>>>>> instance with testing. Do you have your code somewhere online,
>> like
>>>>>>>>> Github or some other place where we can check it out and perhaps
>>> send
>>>>>>>>> patches / pull requests?
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> grtz
>>>>>>>>> BjornW
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> On 05-07-13 21:49, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>>>>>>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> I'm new to the list, but did check the archives back at least 2
>>>> years
>>>>>>>>>> and did not see any mention of this. So here goes:
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> There's a Wordpress plugin that is listed in the CC
>>>>>>>>>> wiki: http://wiki.creativecommons.org/WpLicense
>>>>>>>>>> However, WpLicense hasn't been updated since 2007. It's well
>> done,
>>>>>>>>>> since it still works. However, it is very limited in its
>>>>>>>>>> behavior. Does anyone know if there's already people looking at
>>>>>>>>>> resuming development of that plugin?
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> What I've needed is a plugin that works for a multi-author blog,
>>>>>>>>>> where
>>>>>>>>>> each author may have a separate license in use, and where
>>> certainly
>>>>>>>>>> the attribution generated in the CC license should reflect each
>>>>>>>>>> post's
>>>>>>>>>> real author.
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> The best plugin I've found is License, which also is outdated
>> and
>>> a
>>>>>>>>>> bit buggy: http://wordpress.org/plugins/license/
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> I've updated it myself to work better in non-US contexts and
>>> fixing
>>>>>>>>>> bugs. It allows for a default CC license for the blog, a default
>>>>>>>>>> license for each author, and post-specific licenses that
>> override
>>>>>>>>>> those defaults. The widgets and short codes display correct
>>>>>>>>>> post-specific author names in the RDF and HTML.
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> I'm planning on publishing my fixed version of "License" to the
>>>>>>>>>> Wordpress codex. But I'm wondering what the best approach would
>> be
>>>> in
>>>>>>>>>> terms of WpLicense and what others are planning or wanting to
>> do.
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>>>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>>>>>>>>>> Creative Commons Finland
>>>>>>>>>> tarmo at iki.fi <mailto:tarmo at iki.fi>
>>>>>>>>>> http://tarmo.fi
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> _______________________________________________
>>>>>>>>>> cc-devel mailing list
>>>>>>>>>> cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org <mailto:cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org>
>>>>>>>>>> http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/cc-devel
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> met vriendelijke groet,
>>>>>>>>> Bjorn Wijers
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> * b u r o b j o r n .nl *
>>>>>>>>> digitaal vakmanschap | digital craftsmanship
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> Werkdagen:
>>>>>>>>> Van maandag t/m donderdag vanaf 10:00
>>>>>>>>> Vrijdag is voor experimenteren en eigen projecten.
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> Postbus 14145
>>>>>>>>> 3508 SE Utrecht
>>>>>>>>> The Netherlands
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> tel: +31 6 49 74 78 70
>>>>>>>>> http://www.burobjorn.nl
>>>>>>>>> 
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>>>>>>>>> http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/cc-devel
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> met vriendelijke groet,
>>>>>>> Bjorn Wijers
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> * b u r o b j o r n .nl *
>>>>>>> digitaal vakmanschap | digital craftsmanship
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Werkdagen:
>>>>>>> Van maandag t/m donderdag vanaf 10:00
>>>>>>> Vrijdag is voor experimenteren en eigen projecten.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Postbus 14145
>>>>>>> 3508 SE Utrecht
>>>>>>> The Netherlands
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> tel: +31 6 49 74 78 70
>>>>>>> http://www.burobjorn.nl
>>>>>>> 
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>>>>>>> http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/cc-devel
>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> 
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>>>> --
>>>> 
>>>> met vriendelijke groet,
>>>> Bjorn Wijers
>>>> 
>>>> * b u r o b j o r n .nl *
>>>> digitaal vakmanschap | digital craftsmanship
>>>> 
>>>> Werkdagen:
>>>> Van maandag t/m donderdag vanaf 10:00
>>>> Vrijdag is voor experimenteren en eigen projecten.
>>>> 
>>>> Postbus 14145
>>>> 3508 SE Utrecht
>>>> The Netherlands
>>>> 
>>>> tel: +31 6 49 74 78 70
>>>> http://www.burobjorn.nl
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> ------------------------------
>>>> 
>>>> Message: 3
>>>> Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 17:06:53 +0200
>>>> From: Kent Mewhort <kent at openissues.ca>
>>>> Subject: Re: [cc-devel] Status of the official CC Wordpress plugin
>>>> To: Tarmo Toikkanen <tarmo.toikkanen at iki.fi>
>>>> Cc: "cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org devel" <cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org>
>>>> Message-ID: <51F2908D.4060501 at openissues.ca>
>>>> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="iso-8859-1"
>>>> 
>>>> Hi Everyone,
>>>> 
>>>> I first want to say "hi" by way of introduction, as I just joined this
>>>> list.  I'm the legal lead for CC Canada (but spend most time in
>> software
>>>> development as opposed to lawyering).  I also run the licensing
>>>> information site www.clipol.org.  Okay, back to the thread...
>>>> 
>>>> Tarmo, it looks like there's another WP Plugin called "Creative Commons
>>>> Configurator" that is more up-to-date (it has commits in 2013 at any
>>>> rate): http://wordpress.org/plugins/creative-commons-configurator-1/.
>>>> Maybe it doesn't meet your needs, but I just thought I'd mention it in
>>>> case you hadn't seen it.
>>>> 
>>>> Also, I implemented a CC Rails gem earlier this week (and it'll be on
>>>> Github once I get a moment to write a readme).  It's a basic view
>> helper
>>>> that allows one liners such as "license_helper(:by_sa)" or
>>>> "license_helper(:by_sa, jurisdiction: :ca, version: '3.0' ) to generate
>>>> the license notices.   I mention this gem because it pulls in full I18n
>>>> internationalization support for all jurisdictions and languages
>>>> available on the License Chooser webpage.  I'd be happy to port these
>>>> localizations over to the WP plugin.
>>>> 
>>>> Kent
>>>> 
>>>> On 13-07-26 02:47 PM, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>>>>> What's happened so far:
>>>>> 
>>>>> Haven't heard any comments from BjornW yet. I contacted the original
>>>>> author, first CTO Nathan Yergler, but even he is unable to make
>>>>> changes to the existing plugin in Wordpress Codex, since the account
>>>>> is keyed to his now nonexistent @creativecommons.org mail account.
>> And
>>>>> the current CTO, Nathan Kinkade, just left CC, so we're in a bit of
>> an
>>>>> impasse. I sent email to Dan to see if he can help recover the email
>>>>> confirmation message that would allow someone to edit the plugin, but
>>>>> he hasn't responded - probably busy with many other things.
>>>>> 
>>>>> I'm happy doing my own thing with the plugin, but I'm still thinking
>>>>> it would make sense to have a concerted effort and rebuild the
>>>>> official plugin and to get it to be available on wordpress.comblogs.
>>>>> This will not happen unless the CC as an organization is behind the
>>>>> plugin. But I guess technical work is a bit stalled right now due
>>>>> personnel changes.
>>>>> 
>>>>> --
>>>>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>>>>> tarmo at iki.fi
>>>>> http://tarmo.fi
>>>>> 
>>>>> On Wednesday 24. 07 2013 at 13.36, Maarten Zeinstra wrote:
>>>>> 
>>>>>> Hi Tarmo,
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> How are you doing with you wp-cc-plugin? Happy to help when you have
>>>>>> specific questions.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Maarten
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> Kennisland | www.kennisland.nl <http://www.kennisland.nl> | t
>>>>>> +31205756720 | m +31643053919 | @mzeinstra
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> On Jul 8, 2013, at 9:35 , BjornW <burobjorn at gmail.com
>>>>>> <mailto:burobjorn at gmail.com>> wrote:
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Thanks, I've forked it to my repos & 'll have a look.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> grtz
>>>>>>> BjornW
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> On 06-07-13 18:49, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>>>>>>>> Hi Bjorn! I pushed my edits to a github repository
>>>>>>>> here: https://github.com/tarmot/wp-cc-plugin/tree/tarmo-mods
>>>>>>>> The plugin is still named according to the original License, so it
>>>>>>>> will conflict with it and cannot be published on WP codex as it
>> is.
>>>>>>>> But you should be able to give it a go.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>>>>>>>> tarmo at iki.fi <mailto:tarmo at iki.fi>
>>>>>>>> http://tarmo.fi
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> On Friday 5. 07 2013 at 22.59, BjornW wrote:
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> Hi Tarmo,
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> I'm a WordPress plugin developer myself and I'm willing to help
>>>>>>>>> out. For
>>>>>>>>> instance with testing. Do you have your code somewhere online,
>> like
>>>>>>>>> Github or some other place where we can check it out and perhaps
>>> send
>>>>>>>>> patches / pull requests?
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> grtz
>>>>>>>>> BjornW
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> On 05-07-13 21:49, Tarmo Toikkanen wrote:
>>>>>>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> I'm new to the list, but did check the archives back at least 2
>>>> years
>>>>>>>>>> and did not see any mention of this. So here goes:
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> There's a Wordpress plugin that is listed in the CC
>>>>>>>>>> wiki: http://wiki.creativecommons.org/WpLicense
>>>>>>>>>> However, WpLicense hasn't been updated since 2007. It's well
>> done,
>>>>>>>>>> since it still works. However, it is very limited in its
>>>>>>>>>> behavior. Does anyone know if there's already people looking at
>>>>>>>>>> resuming development of that plugin?
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> What I've needed is a plugin that works for a multi-author blog,
>>>>>>>>>> where
>>>>>>>>>> each author may have a separate license in use, and where
>>> certainly
>>>>>>>>>> the attribution generated in the CC license should reflect each
>>>>>>>>>> post's
>>>>>>>>>> real author.
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> The best plugin I've found is License, which also is outdated
>> and
>>> a
>>>>>>>>>> bit buggy: http://wordpress.org/plugins/license/
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> I've updated it myself to work better in non-US contexts and
>>> fixing
>>>>>>>>>> bugs. It allows for a default CC license for the blog, a default
>>>>>>>>>> license for each author, and post-specific licenses that
>> override
>>>>>>>>>> those defaults. The widgets and short codes display correct
>>>>>>>>>> post-specific author names in the RDF and HTML.
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> I'm planning on publishing my fixed version of "License" to the
>>>>>>>>>> Wordpress codex. But I'm wondering what the best approach would
>> be
>>>> in
>>>>>>>>>> terms of WpLicense and what others are planning or wanting to
>> do.
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>>>> Tarmo Toikkanen
>>>>>>>>>> Creative Commons Finland
>>>>>>>>>> tarmo at iki.fi <mailto:tarmo at iki.fi>
>>>>>>>>>> http://tarmo.fi
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> _______________________________________________
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>>>>>>>>>> http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/cc-devel
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> met vriendelijke groet,
>>>>>>>>> Bjorn Wijers
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> * b u r o b j o r n .nl *
>>>>>>>>> digitaal vakmanschap | digital craftsmanship
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> Werkdagen:
>>>>>>>>> Van maandag t/m donderdag vanaf 10:00
>>>>>>>>> Vrijdag is voor experimenteren en eigen projecten.
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> Postbus 14145
>>>>>>>>> 3508 SE Utrecht
>>>>>>>>> The Netherlands
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> tel: +31 6 49 74 78 70
>>>>>>>>> http://www.burobjorn.nl
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> _______________________________________________
>>>>>>>>> cc-devel mailing list
>>>>>>>>> cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org <mailto:cc-devel at lists.ibiblio.org>
>>>>>>>>> http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/cc-devel
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> met vriendelijke groet,
>>>>>>> Bjorn Wijers
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> * b u r o b j o r n .nl *
>>>>>>> digitaal vakmanschap | digital craftsmanship
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Werkdagen:
>>>>>>> Van maandag t/m donderdag vanaf 10:00
>>>>>>> Vrijdag is voor experimenteren en eigen projecten.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Postbus 14145
>>>>>>> 3508 SE Utrecht
>>>>>>> The Netherlands
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> tel: +31 6 49 74 78 70
>>>>>>> http://www.burobjorn.nl
>>>>>>> 
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>>>>>>> http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/cc-devel
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