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ne 30. 10. 2022 v 20:43 odesílatel Tom Kacvinsky <tkacvins at gmail.com> napsal:
> On Sun, Oct 30, 2022 at 3:30 PM Boris Veytsman <borisv at lk.net> wrote:
>> TK> From: Tom Kacvinsky <tkacvins at gmail.com>
>> TK> Date: Sun, 30 Oct 2022 13:29:03 -0400
>> TK> Does SIAM prevent the distribution of its packages in TeXLive? I see it
>> TK> listed on CTAN, but AFAICT it doesn't appear to be available for install
>> TK> via tlmgr.
>> SIAM uses a non-commercial license:
>> You are NOT ALLOWED to take money for the distribution or use of
>> either one of these files or a changed version of it, except for a
>> nominal charge for copying etc.
>> TeXLive cannot distribute NC packages. I wrote a column about this,
>> by the way, https://www.tug.org/TUGboat/Pres/tb130pres.pdf
> OK, good to know. Around the same time I sent the message to this list, I
> asked SIAM if they'll allow for it - I'm a SIAM member and I mentioned that
> TeXLive has a strong following. I should have added that other societies
> allow for distribution of their TeX packages.
You should remember that DANTE prepares TeX Live on a DVD which is
sold and this is the stopper. As written in the column, how you can
judge whether the price is just for production and not for the
> Thanks and regards,
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