Possible end of "My" NexTheme

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  1. bp328i

    bp328i Theme Developer Theme Developer

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    To all who have enjoyed this theme I put together, I thank you for all the kind words and support.

    I have removed all the download links for the time because I'm being told in order to be an Official D/F Themer my work has to be 100% original.

    I will not continue to support this theme until this has been worked out.

    If anyone has enjoyed what I have done please post it here. (If this thread does not get closed)
     
  2. ZBoater

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    Nooooooooooooo! What kind of rule is that? Especially when proper credit is given?

    Now I am seriously depressed.... :(

    You do GREAT work. Thanks for maintaining and improving this awesome theme.
     
  3. captdroid

    captdroid Senior Member

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    That's just childish.
     
  4. bp328i

    bp328i Theme Developer Theme Developer

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    now that's funny coming from the copy and paste master...
     
  5. captdroid

    captdroid Senior Member

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    Dude when you needed help I was there and helped you and made suggestions and pointed out obvious problems. You did not create this theme. You as did I ported bits and pieces of this theme and took graphics from around and I gave you credit for the pieces I took out of your port. Grow up!
     
  6. Clemson28

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    I can't believe what I am seeing.....Your work on the nextheme is awesome, and I know you have helped me out tremendously. I hope this issue will get resolved soon
     
  7. jstafford1

    jstafford1 DF Super Moderator Rescue Squad

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    One warning....bickering can stop or the thread will be closed.

    Sent from somewhere...
     
  8. bendystrawboy

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    you called him childish then try to take the high ground..thats kinda funny.

    this thread is so locked! i can feel it

    I.B.T.L!
     
  9. hookbill

    hookbill Premium Member Premium Member

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    How we doing tonight? Everybody getting along ok? I'm a little board, I can write some infractions if you guys are having issues. Or we could all just get along respectfully. Your choice.
     
  10. captdroid

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    I call it as I see it and was speaking specifically to the person I responded. I think it's sad to punish others just because your not getting some silly badge and attempt to hold hostage the forum administration. IMO downright childish.
     
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    captdroid Senior Member

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    No problem hook... I'm done sorry about that.
     
  12. carlz28

    carlz28 Premium Member Theme Developer Premium Member

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    I hope for the sake of the community this doesn't get out of hand because there is not ONE SINGLE themer out there who has a 100% original theme. If you say there is, you're a liar. Many good themers have done HEAVY modifications to just about every .apk in a ROM, but not everything is original.
    I don't know what the "terms" are to be an official themer on this site, but I sincerely hope its not taken to draconian measures. I don't know the matters of this particular situation so I'll reserve judgement for a later date. However, I do respect that this forum is not a democracy, and as such, there are rules set forth that we must follow.

    As long as proper credit is given for items/images/etc that were used in a meshed/mixed theme, I don't see what the issue is.
    I've seen plenty of my images that I created from scratch used in other themes, plenty of which used by "official themers", and credit was given. No harm, no foul.

    Just my .02
     
  13. DF Smod

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    Let me be the bearer of truth being that I dealt with the situation first hand -


    The O/P was simply asked to remove his donate link as it is only allowed to be displayed by Official Developers and Themers of D/F

    The O/P was also told that to become an Official Themer or Developer his work must be 100% Original - if he/she chooses to remove their work because of the few dollars that they will not be getting, then that is a decision made by them and not Droid Forums
     
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    xkape Premium Member Theme Developer Premium Member

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    so what bp... just make your own theme. You have the skills. I have seen them in action. I had to do the same thing. Hence..Chrome.

    Just go get it done man. $10 says it turns out better than Nextheme and you will like it more because you made it.
     
  15. carlz28

    carlz28 Premium Member Theme Developer Premium Member

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    Understood and respected.

    Just out of curiosity, is there somewhere on this site that specifies the requirements for being an official themer/developer?
    Because I have 4 themes, all considered "original", and I was denied an official themer status, because I was/am known for my boot animations, and that was deemed not a themer.
    I don't have an issue with it because I'm not here to make money.
    Just curious what is considered "100% original" work.
     
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