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Re: IBM documentation license

On Thu, May 20, 2004 at 07:21:56PM +0200, Eduard Bloch wrote:
> I have problems interpreting the following copyright statement which
> covers the documenting of the ICU library from IBM (which itself is
> free). IMHO it is non-free, however it is full of juristical english and
> may be acceptable for main if one can extract the relevant parts from
> all the blah, blah. The most interessting part is on the bottom of the
> text.
> Permission to Reprint IBM Copyrighted Publications


Unless I'm misrememebring, this is IBM's stock non-free license for
softcopy documentation (it's actually a pretty good license, as
proprietary ones go).

It was probably rubber-stamped on. If you ask the relevant people then
they might (eventually) give you a free license.

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