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Please replace "TheSkin" with your skin's name:

MediaWiki is an open-source project and users are encouraged to make any MediaWiki skins under an Open Source Initiative (OSI) approved GPLv2 compatible license (including MIT, BSD, PD). For skins that have a compatible license, you can request commit access to the MediaWiki source repository for skins.

A developer sharing their code in the code repository should expect:

Geribildirim / Eleştiri / Kod incelemeleri
Review and comments by other developers on things like framework use, security, efficiency and usability.
Geliştirici ayarları
Other developers modifying your submission to improve or clean-up your code to meet new framework classes and methods, coding conventions and translations.
Diğer geliştiricilerin gelecek sürümleri
New branches of your code being created by other developers as new versions of MediaWiki are released.
Katkı sağlayan
Credit for your work being preserved in future versions
Similarly, you should credit the developers of any skins whose code you borrow from.

Any developer who is uncomfortable with any of these actions occurring should not host their code in the code repository. You are still encouraged to create a summary page for your skin on the wiki to let people know about the skin, and where to download it.