Re: ITP: Arazilla
On Sat, Feb 17, 2001 at 02:56:56PM -0600, David Starner wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 17, 2001 at 12:32:39PM +0000, Muhammad Hussain Yusuf wrote:
> > Arazilla is a GPL Arabic version of the Mozilla web-browser. The current
> > version of Arazilla is built using M17.
> The license on this is not even close to GPL - the Mozilla part is MPL
> and the Arabic enabling part is closed source that we can't distribute,
> and which can't be used by someone who isn't a French resident. At best,
> this would go into contrib. If you're looking at a different license
> for the XLANGBOX-ARA stuff than I am, I invite you to post it to
> debian-legal (reply-to set to debian-legal.)
No, same as you are.
Thanks for the clarification. I tried to make some sense of the legal
stuff (as did a few others) and obviously failed.
Best then to withdraw my ITP Arazilla and Arafonts, which I hereby do.
> The fonts are also non-free, but passable, though the license is
> absurd (there's no reverse-engineering needed, for crying out loud!)
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