|This page is intended for documentation and use on the Portal Wiki only|
|The page in a nutshell: Combine Overwiki use BY-SA 4.0, we used CC-BY 3.0, and the Half-life Fandom wiki used Generic CC-BY-SA 2.0|
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There is only three notable licenses used by the Portal Wiki
is the license used by the Overwiki. The license is copied through the text and knowledge base, appropriate credit is required to transfer the knowledge.
Attribution 3.0 Unported (CC-BY 3.0)
is a share-alike attribution, the weakest and the most indisputable license, we use this license. Basically the license is only carried through the text and knowledge base.
Generic CC-BY-SA 2.0
Fandom used this license, the most basic license Creative Commons offer. This license allows the user to share and adapt the text, even commercially. The license is copied through the text and knowledge base, appropriate credit is required to transfer the knowledge.
We cannot copy from Overwiki, but they can copy from us. We CAN copy from the Fandom base wikis but uses the Generic license which is debatable.
|Copyable?||No (Refer to Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International)||Yes (Debatable, must use ShareAlike and Attribution)|
|They Copy Us?||Yes (Attribution-ShareAlike)||Yes (Attribution-ShareAlike)|