License of fonts included in X.org sources (was: [tex-live] Re:
frank at kuesterei.ch
Tue Oct 18 13:14:14 CEST 2005
Dear debian-legal people,
Ralf Stubner <ralf.stubner at physik.uni-erlangen.de> wrote:
> It is quite odd that on the one hand Adobe says that all the rights are
> with the X consortion, while on the other hand there is no license
> information what so ever from X.org or Xfree.
And some person (Han The Thanh) tried to get information from them,
because he wanted to distribute a modified version, and didn't get a
response for months.
Do you know which person we could contact among the X.org people?
P.S. The fonts are excluded from xfonts-scalable-nonfree due to "no
license statement", but included in gsfonts-other-nonfree because of the
license statement on CTAN, the origin of which is now unclear.
Inst. f. Biochemie der Univ. Zürich
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