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Template:OGL

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Open Government License template

The template automatically sets the following categories: OGL

Usage

{{OGL |1= }}

Template parameters

Parameter Description Default Status
1 the attribution string as specified by the licensor, that re-users are obliged to name empty optional

Additional information

The template is intended to be used in the following namespaces: the File namespace

The template is intended to be used by the following user groups: all users

Placement:

In the "Permission" parameter of the {{Information}} template (or the respective parameter of similar templates) or in the "Licensing" section