[Openfontlibrary] StixFonts license update
simos.lists at googlemail.com
Mon Oct 8 18:32:00 PDT 2007
On Mon, 2007-10-08 at 12:21 -0700, Jon Phillips wrote:
> What are your thoughts on this? Are you hopeful to interface these with
> OFLB, or you have other thoughts? I'm not sure on relicensing these
> fonts under OFL license...I don't see a clause on this in the
I believe we should ask someone like the SFLC what they can make out of
I do not know who helped with this latest revision of the license.
I think we should take that next step once the fonts are published and
we have a look at them. The release has been dragging for quite some
time, so it is good to see the result first.
> On Mon, 2007-10-08 at 18:15 +0100, Simos Xenitellis wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > StixFonts have just updated their user license, to the following
> > http://www.stixfonts.org/user_license.html
> > The following basic changes took place.
> > From:
> > 4. You may also
> > (a) add glyphs or characters to the Fonts, so long as the base set of
> > glyphs is not modified or removed and (b) delete glyphs or characters
> > from the Fonts, provided that the resulting font set is distributed
> > with the following disclaimer: "This [name] font does not include all
> > the Unicode points covered in the STIX Fonts™ set but may include
> > others."� In each case, the name used to denote the resulting
> > font set shall not include the term "STIX" or any similar term, and
> > any distribution of the resulting font set must be free of charge.
> > To:
> > 4. You may also
> > (a) add glyphs or characters to the Fonts, or modify the shape of
> > existing glyphs, so long as the base set of glyphs is not removed and
> > (b) delete glyphs or characters from the Fonts, provided that the
> > resulting font set is distributed with the following disclaimer:
> > "This [name] font does not include all the Unicode points covered
> > in the STIX Fonts™ set but may include others." In each case, the
> > name used to denote the resulting font set shall not include the term
> > "STIX" or any similar term.
> > Another change was the introduction paragraph of the final license; now
> > there is a reference to the OFL (L=license).
> > Simos
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