[Fedora-legal-list] Trademark issue: "ubuntu" in package name
manisandro at gmail.com
Thu Oct 10 09:51:53 UTC 2013
I've got a pending review request for "ubuntu-keyring" (see ) where
the reviewer correctly pointed out that there may be a trademark issue
with the package name containing the word "ubuntu". I've tried
contacting Canonical to ask whether we are allowed to use ubuntu in
package names, but they have not replied to date (inquiry was sent 10
days ago). This potential trademark issue also affects the package
"ubuntu-title-fonts", see .
I would like to ask whether anyone here has already dealt with a
precedent issue of this kind, and if so how such issues were resolved.
Specifically, maybe someone has already approached Canonical for such
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