[tex-live] Missing Courier AFMs found

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Mon May 8 20:26:21 CEST 2006

Werner LEMBERG <wl at gnu.org> wrote:

>> and is there a license statement?
> No.
>> I guess they are among the fonts donated to the X consortium?
> It seems so:
>   http://webcvs.freedesktop.org/xorg/font/ibm-type1/

That doesn't sound good:

| You are hereby granted permission under the terms of the IBM/MIT X Consortium
| Courier Typefont agreement to execute, reproduce, distribute, display, market,
| sell and otherwise transfer copies of the IBM Courier font to third parties.

This does not allow modification, not even with some requirements with
name/identifier changes.  

Regards, Frank

Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX)

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