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Re: Trademarks: what is the line?



On Fri, Dec 31, 2004 at 02:10:48PM +0100, Alexander Sack wrote:
> Florian Weimer wrote:

> >They are not entirely unrelated.  The DFSG explicitly mentions
> >mandatory renaming clauses in licenses, and deems them to be
> >DFSG-free.  The Mozilla trademark license seems to be rather harmless
> >at that because they give permission to retain the command names.

> No, they don't. AFAICS, as soon as you do not use the community edition you 
> have to change the package name *and* the command names.

Is this in the copyright license or in a trademark license?

If we're not doing anything that requires licensing the trademark, a
requirement in the trademark license to change the command names is
ignorable.

-- 
Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

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