Re: What to do when the LaTeX sources are missing, but an XML equivalent was rewritten from scratch ?
* Norbert Preining:
> On Mo, 19 Nov 2007, Florian Weimer wrote:
>> The embedded fonts are still restricted, so it has to go into non-free
> These fonts are not the full fonts, but sub-setted. Otherwise type
> companies would NEVER allow any distribution of pdfs with their fonts.
> But they do.
But this doesn't mean that you are allowed to extract those subsets, put
them back into some .pfb file, and use them. If they were free
software, you could do that. This means it's non-free material, really.