[WikiEN-l] Privacy Study Looking for Volunteers
werespielchequers at gmail.com
Fri Mar 27 13:41:10 UTC 2015
Perhaps we should move to a different licensing model for future IP edits. CC0 for IP edits would be a more sensible license for edits by an IP where in many cases no-one could attribute the edit to the individual who made it. If people don't want to release their edits as CC0 they can always create an account.
> On 27 Mar 2015, at 10:28, Elias Friedman <elipongo at gmail.com> wrote:
> It's actually required so as to provide attribution as per the Creative
> Commons and other licenses we operate under.
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> Elias Friedman A.S., CCEMT-P
> אליהו מתתיהו בן צבי
> elipongo at gmail.com
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>> On Mar 27, 2015 4:15 AM, "Francesco Ariis" <fa-ml at ariis.it> wrote:
>>> On Wed, Mar 25, 2015 at 01:19:35PM -0400, Brian J Mingus wrote:
>>> I think it's rather curious that edits to Wikipedia aren't private. Why
>>> the IP address? Why log anything? It's invasive.
>> I guess it's a sensible choice against abuse (vandalism) while still
>> allowing non registered users editing rights
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