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This collection has been built as a collaborative effort with the intention that it should continue to grow through
subsequent contributions. The principles upon which this collection is based were agreed through discussions on the
The main intention of the collection is to provide files that can be used together under a common license, that permits people
to freely use, modify and redistribute the files. Certain standards are applied to attempt to promote the interoperability of files
and reduce issues such as naming conflicts.
It is foreseen that the collection will evolve over time and the primary purpose of licensing for modification and redistribution
is that people will be able to enhance existing items taken from the collection and submit new versions for the benefit of others.
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