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Re: Knuth statement on renaming cm files and Licence violation.

On 2002-09-05 08:57:57 -0400, Brian Sniffen wrote:
> Fortunately, as Thomas has repeatedly explained, the license on the CM
> fonts appears to require changing only the .mf file name, which is not
> a functional part.

IBTD. The common interpretation in the TeX community IIRC is that
a file cmr10.tfm must contain the same metrices and encodings as
Knuth's. You may change the font (i.e. the appearance of the
glpyhs), but the metrices must be Knuth's.

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