[tex-live] Re: License of fonts included in X.org sources

Sven Luther sven.luther at wanadoo.fr
Sat Oct 22 08:08:39 CEST 2005

On Sat, Oct 22, 2005 at 03:57:15AM +0200, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> >>>>> "Daniel" == Daniel Stone <daniels at debian.org> writes:
> Yes.  Can TOG be regarded as the legal successor of the X Consortium?
> From
>    http://www.faqs.org/faqs/x-faq/part1/section-16.html
>  > Here is the text of the announcement posted by the Consortium to 
>  > comp.windows.x on 1 July 1996:
>  > 
>  >      X Consortium to Transfer X Window System(tm) to The Open Group

So you would say that TOG is the one who now has the right to the fonts ? 

> As a last resort, maybe Thanh can ask Adobe with whom of the X
> Consortium they negotiated, maybe he can help.

If nothing else, they must have a copy of the paperwork around.


Sven Luther

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