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Máirí­n Duffy duffy at fedoraproject.org
Fri Nov 14 13:19:51 UTC 2008


Duvelle Jones wrote:
> You know, I am not too sure about the reasoning to that decision. But
> that is something that should be up for discussion, there may or may not
> be legal repercussion for the use of a non-open typeface. (and I am no
> legal expert, so I am not sure to what those repercussion might be.)

There isn't. Fonts as a piece of software can have IP attached to them; 
letterforms are not copyrightable AFAIK. So I do not believe there is 
legal risk here.

~m




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