Re: Making skin publicly available?

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 10:16 AM, Chris Mills wrote:
> On 2 Apr 2013, at 20:31, Ryan Lane < (> wrote:
> > On Tue, Apr 2, 2013 at 5:55 AM, Tobie Langel < (> wrote:
> > If by "skin" you mean actual design (color palette, typography, etc.), this should certainly be open-sourced for outside contributions, but also protected against being re-used as is elsewhere (which would dilute the brand).
> > 
> > 
> > It's basically impossible to open source something, then disallow its use. If we distribute the skin we just have to accept other sites will look like webplatform.
> Too true.

So I'm not familiar with how the skinning precisely works here. But maybe we could open-source all of it except for a config file containing the font choice and color scheme?


Received on Wednesday, 3 April 2013 09:25:09 UTC