[theme-reviewers] Minified CSS
chip at chipbennett.net
Fri Feb 18 13:40:08 UTC 2011
Um, it's CSS. The "minified" version of the file is named "style.css". It is
When he says "minify", he is talking only about collapsing whitespace (tabs,
newlines, etc.), not any actual data compression.
(And even if it weren't human-readable, as long as whomever were
distributing the "blob" provided the source code upon request, then the
distribution would fully comply with the terms of the GPL - though, let's
leave GPL debates for WPTavern forums and the wp-hackers mail-list. :) )
On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 7:35 AM, Austin Matzko <austin at pressedcode.com>wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 7:18 AM, Chip Bennett <chip at chipbennett.net>
> > Personally, at this time, if you're going to eliminate whitespace (i.e.
> > "minify"), then I wouldn't even bother adding a redundant CSS file.
> Then you wouldn't be able to distribute the CSS under the GPL, because
> the "source code for a work means the preferred form of the work for
> making modifications to it." (GPL 2)
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