[Foundation-l] WMF blog post on Italian Wikipedia
Federico Leva (Nemo)
nemowiki at gmail.com
Thu Oct 6 13:40:59 UTC 2011
emijrp, 05/10/2011 17:23:
> When people reuse content in other websites/blogs/etc, they have to copy the
> article text and link to Italian Wikipedia where you can check the entire
> history and authors. That is how attribution is given. It is explained here
> Now, most of all the attributions to Italian Wikipedia contents on the
> Internet are broken.
Only reusers would be violating the license and I don't think that
disattending a point of the license for 43 hours could be considered a
In any case, yes, reusers are taking their risks when they follow the
easiest way for attribution.
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