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Forks of link-shared notebooks are not marked as fork

  1. If user A link-shares a notebook,
  2. and user B creates a fork of said notebook and publishes it,
  3. then the published notebook will have no indication that it is a fork.

This breaks the chain of attribution.

Aside: Does the license, which users grant to Observable and other Observable users, exclude attribution requirements?


This is becoming a serious problem. I’ve now had two instances where link-shared notebooks of mine were forked and published without any changes, lacking any sort of attribution or reference.