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    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]
    Thank you, I have tagged them for deletion. plicit 02:44, 14 June 2024 (UTC)[reply]
    Resolved
     – Aafī on Mobile (talk) 12:49, 24 June 2024 (UTC)[reply]