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    File:Go First RGB Logo 1 reduced.jpg edit

    Can someone check if this file is ok for commons? Has a ticket but still tagged as fair use. --Min☠︎rax«¦talk¦» 03:03, 28 May 2024 (UTC)Reply

    I do not seem to have access to this specific ticket. Perhaps because it is in the info-en queue or elsewhere not part of the global permissions queue. ─ Aafī (talk) 05:54, 28 May 2024 (UTC)Reply
    Minorax: What's the ticket number. I don't see one in the file or in its history. ww2censor (talk) 09:47, 28 May 2024 (UTC)Reply
    @Ww2censor: ticket:2021061410001421, stated in the source. ─ Aafī (talk) 11:43, 28 May 2024 (UTC)Reply
    @Minorax No, it's not ok for Commons. The ticket was solely a request from the company to update the logo, not a CC release. Nthep (talk) 11:52, 28 May 2024 (UTC)Reply
    Noted, thank you. --Min☠︎rax«¦talk¦» 02:08, 29 May 2024 (UTC)Reply

    Eguchi files edit

    Hi, these three files have the ticket number #2008062610005886, but there is no confirmation by a VRT volunteer of the author's permission. Can someone give this a look? They may need to be tagged for deletion. plicit 00:08, 13 June 2024 (UTC)Reply

    Hi @Explicit. I am placing the ticket content here for your reference: "I have just created a page on your Wikipedia site titled 'Kyushin Ryu Jujitsu' and this contains text from my own website www.kyushinryujujitsu.com. I hereby give permission for the Wikimedia Foundation to re-use this content under the GFDL." These files are not okay for Wikimedia Commons and are not released under CC BY-SA 3.0. ─ Aafī (talk) 06:47, 13 June 2024 (UTC)Reply
    Nonetheless, insufficient permissions in any case. If these do not qualify for a fair-use here, feel free to tag them for deletion. I have put up a note in the ticket that the permissions are insufficient and have tagged the files on Commons as a failed license review. ─ Aafī (talk) 06:54, 13 June 2024 (UTC)Reply