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Re: location of UnicodeData.txt



On Wed, Nov 27, 2002 at 05:00:55PM -0600, starner@okstate.edu wrote:
> The problem is, every character in Unicode, all 70,000 of them, has a
> distinct set of properties. UnicodeData.txt is basically a listing of
> those properties. If it is a copyrightable work,

That's a big if, and the answer may be different in Europe and the
United States, as we found out on debian-legal recently when discussing
an unrelated work (the aspell-en package).

I'm not really sure what we're supposed to do about disparities in
intellectual property, or if those disparities impact the Unicode
property list.

-- 
G. Branden Robinson                |     You don't just decide to break
Debian GNU/Linux                   |     Kubrick's code of silence and then
branden@debian.org                 |     get drawn away from it to a
http://people.debian.org/~branden/ |     discussion about cough medicine.

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