[Openicc] GoSoC 2011: opensource and ICC licenses

Kai-Uwe Behrmann ku.b at gmx.de
Thu May 5 06:26:23 PDT 2011

will give you some glue in the sentence before the last one.

Typical I licenced under zlib/libpng but would like to converge slowly
with the license used on the ICC site which is very liberal.

kind regards
Kai-Uwe Behrmann
developing for colour management 
www.behrmann.name + www.oyranos.org

Am 05.05.11, 15:21 +0200 schrieb edmund ronald:
> I think there is some part of the conversation which I have missed here.
> Anyone want to forward it, or educate me?  I am not a lawyer :)
> Edmund
> On Thu, May 5, 2011 at 3:17 PM, edmund ronald <edmundronald at gmail.com>wrote:
>> WTF? *I* am the person who will initially be releasing the profiles for
>> distribution, and *I* will be writing the license to those profiles (as the
>> software author does not claim any) and *I* intend to GPL or creative
>> commons license any profiles for distribution with Gutenprint. Or any
>> another license you like, eg.BSD.
>> Anyone else who wants to crowdsource profiles with Argyll are welcome to do
>> the same.
>> Here is the profile license clause for Argyll, taken from
>> http://www.argyllcms.com/doc/ArgyllDoc.html
>> -------
>> "Note that unlike many commercial ICC profiling tools, the profiles created
>> using Argyll, are not subject to any claims or restrictions of Argyll's
>> author(s), but are assumed to be the copyright property of the person who
>> gathers the characterization data, and causes the profiles to be created."
>> ------
>> Edmund

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