About Media Pedia

This page provides more detailed information to developers about the "Media Pedia" multimedia database & open rights management methodologies that are being adopted and utilized as part of the Gnash (GNU-FLASH) open source flash player project.

Open rights management allows content creators to claim attribution rights to digital works, while allowing them to share content according to the liscencing they choose. It puts the power back into the hands of the person choosing to publish.

For an overview of some of the important issues surrounding attribution rights management, please check out creativecommons.org