[tex-hyphen] An inquiry about hyphenator license
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Sun Aug 27 17:09:13 CEST 2017
On 08/26/2017 10:04 AM, Loretta L wrote:
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> 2017-08-20 19:37 GMT+10:00 Loretta L wrote:
> I am Loretta. I am developing my APP now. I am writing to ask could
> you tell me the license of EN
> and FR
> <http://tug.org/svn/texhyphen/trunk/collaboration/repository/hyphenator/fr.js> hyphenators on
> your website?
The standard warnings: I’m not a lawyer and this isn’t legal advice. If
you need it, please hire a lawyer.
The English hyphenation patterns (the original ones from TeX) should be
under the same license as TeX itself.
The French hyphenation patterns seem to be under a MIT license
> May I use them in my APP?
As long as you comply with the licenses’ terms.
I think (but you have to check it before doing anything) that including
the copyright notice and the permission text would be fine.
Just in case it helps,
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