[theme-reviewers] CCBY3.0 licensed resource

Otto otto at ottodestruct.com
Thu Jan 31 10:05:09 UTC 2013

The Font Awesome 3.0 font itself is now licensed under the SIL Open
Font License, while the relevant CSS files are MIT licensed.


You'll note that both of those licenses are GPL-Compatible. SIL Open
Font is listed in the acceptable licenses listing on the codex:



On Thu, Jan 31, 2013 at 3:59 AM, Stephen Cui <scui2005 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear Admins/Reviewers:
> Just to clarify: is CCBY3.0 licensed font (e.g. Font Awesome) acceptable
> now? I noticed that some themes in the directory are using Font Awesome. My
> theme was rejected by using it late last year.
> Regards
> Stephen
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