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I only got Negilahn for now. It's funny how I start scheduling my day around portal sightings.

[spoiler]2010-10-29 19:23:41 Negilahn[/spoiler]


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Thanks to everyone who came to the All Guilds Meeting yesterday and participated in the discussion! (It could have been a bit less chaotic though. :))

Here’s the chart again that shows my findings about the portal timing (deviation of the actual portal sighting from Zik Clock’s prediction plotted over time):
[spoiler=Click to reveal chart.][/spoiler]

A note (that I neglected to make in the heat of the discussion yesterday) to those who think it makes no sense that Zik Clock has to be calibrated using empirical IC observations and would rather have it incorporate Cyan’s source data and thus be accurate from the start: (the desktop version) is open source and you’re welcome to modify it to suit your likings, and I’m willing to make Zik Clock open source too if people ask for it.


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Thanks for posting the chart. So much easier to view in a browser! :)

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I’m thinking of something BSD-like – I think it was MIT that I used for Pod Clock. That would include the finished graphics. Whether to release the Photoshop source material for them, and under what license, I haven’t decided. I may want to be a bit more protective of that than of the code.


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iirc, MIT is always good =)

CC-BY-SA might be a decent one for the photoshop source - if you decide to release that, depending on if you're fond of copyleft licenses.

I'd personally say the nc and nd (non-commercial and no-derivatives) variants of creative commons would be a bad idea for this use - and as far as many open source supports are concerned, they're also non-free (as in Free/Libre (free-as-in-speech, not as in beer) )

The source for the images would be nice - but then I've always been of the mind that digital art should be open just as much as code - and I've been known to practice what I preach, as well. =)

But, again, your choice, so go with whatever you feel is right. =)

(disclaimer: I'm a big proponent of Free/Libre Media (art, etc, not limited to journalism), Free Culture. Similar to Richard M. Stallman's (rms) "Free Software, Free Society" philosophy - in my personal views - cultural... things.. (can't think of the word) being open/Free(Libre) is just as important, or even more important than software being Free/Libre. So read my post with that in mind, but as always, let your own moral compass/mind guide you - it is your own content.)


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The source code for Zik Clock, including some artwork source files, is now available under the :



Enjoy!


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Would you like to help translate Zik Clock into other languages than the English and German it currently supports?

You can now do that at !

Once you sign up on the site, you can add new languages, add text translations, and vote and comment on existing translations. I have no previous experience with Get Localization, so we’ll see how that works. If anything is unclear, you can use the built-in comment functions of the site, or you can contact me by e-mail or other means.

(It was originally planned to do this on the , but with OHB disappearing, I had to look for alternative solutions.)


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