Using fonts from the LaTeX Font Catalogue
Paulo Ney de Souza
pauloney at gmail.com
Sat May 8 23:59:56 CEST 2021
On Sat, May 8, 2021 at 2:41 PM Reinhard Kotucha <reinhard.kotucha at web.de>
> On 2021-05-08 at 23:06:18 +0200, Ulrike Fischer wrote:
> > > Probably will be easier to put them on "getnonfreefonts".
> > Well imho fonts licence questions aren't easy and I wouldn't be
> > able to decide if the fonts can be included or not.
> Licenses of supported fonts must allow usage without any restrictions.
> getnonfreefonts can only support fonts whose licenses prohibit taking
> money for the distribution.
That is the case in most fonts here Reinhard. They do NOT have a license,
their authors disappeared and left just the fonts behind.
Legally (and mathematically) if there is no license -- all is satisfied,
all is granted.
So most of these (not all) could go into getnonfreefonts as-is.
The "Emerald Fontwerk" set license does not fit and I'll work on that.
> I must admit that the name "getnonfreefonts" is misleading.
We should change it to:
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