[theme-reviewers] Could it be possible I get ownership of theme name in the repository?

Otto otto at ottodestruct.com
Tue Jul 10 14:29:11 UTC 2012

I won't delete the existing theme. However, I can give you the name
and such, if you want to go with a version number higher than 1.0,
which is what he previously used.

It would be much easier for you to just change the name of the theme.


On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 8:47 AM, Daniel Tara <contact at onedesigns.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I created a new fee WordPress theme called Pinboard. You can find it below:
> http://www.onedesigns.com/wordpress-themes/pinboard
> Whan I tried to upload it to the directory I got the following message:
> There is already a theme called 'pinboard' by a different author. Please
> change the name of your theme in style.css and upload it again.
> So I went to see who the wise guy was a found there was only one submission
> that was not approved and is 2  years old. Also the Theme URI now returns a
> parked domain which makes me think the author will never update that theme
> again.
> Could it be possible I get ownership of that theme name in the directory? I
> really like the name and find it to be suggestive for the theme's purpose.
> Thank you,
> Daniel
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