Re: Using test images in a scientific publication?

On Tue, 28 Feb 2012 16:19:25 +0100, Jasper van de Gronde  
<> wrote:

> On 28-02-12 15:16, Chris Lilley wrote:
>> On Monday, February 27, 2012, 3:40:57 PM, Jasper wrote:
>> ...
>> JvdG> My understanding so far is that the following would apply:
>> JvdG>  
>> JvdG> But I am not 100% sure of how to interpret that in this  
>> particular case.
>> The SVG 1.1 Test Suie was licensed under the original, W3C Test Suite  
>> License. This forbids modification.
>> ...
>> If that is good enough for your publisher, then go ahead. If they need  
>> an explicit authorization them please mail team-legal at with a  
>> cc to myself.
> Thanks for the info. I might just make a new image, as it might not be
> worth the hassle to try and convince them.

We have a resolution to move to the BSD test suite license already[1], and  
I have an action that is awaiting feedback on what's necessary to put into  
the testsuite files, see

Erik Dahlstrom, Core Technology Developer, Opera Software
Co-Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
Personal blog:

Received on Wednesday, 29 February 2012 09:33:24 UTC