[Openicc] GoSoC 2011: opensource and ICC licenses
edmundronald at gmail.com
Thu May 5 06:37:51 PDT 2011
Of course, in the end, if someone decides that printing with profiles is
patented we have a problem. Is it?
On Thu, May 5, 2011 at 3:26 PM, Kai-Uwe Behrmann <ku.b at gmx.de> wrote:
> 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 :)
>> On Thu, May 5, 2011 at 3:17 PM, edmund ronald <edmundronald at gmail.com
>> 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
>>> 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
>>> the same.
>>> Here is the profile license clause for Argyll, taken from
>>> "Note that unlike many commercial ICC profiling tools, the profiles
>>> 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
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