License problems

Dr. Werner Fink werner at
Mon May 9 17:00:18 CEST 2022

On 2022/05/02 14:52:34 -0600, Karl Berry wrote:
>       [mgltex]
>       is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike
>       3.0 Unported License.
>       ... that means the docs are the poison here
> Weird, but whatever. I deleted *.{eps,pdf} and sample.tex from mgltex in
> TL. More on arabtex later. -k

The digger found more like the line

  % copyright=pragma-ade readme=readme.pdf licence=cc-by-nc-sa

in files below context.doc/texmf-dist/doc/context/sources/general/manuals/

Then we have in

  cool/tex/latex/cool/cool.sty the statement

  %% This file may be distributed and/or modified under the
  %% conditions of the Limited General Product License

also in



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