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Re: Bug#838414: gpick: colors.txt is non-free


On Wed, Sep 21, 2016 at 9:45 PM, Ben Finney <bignose@debian.org> wrote:
> Elías Alejandro <ealmdz@gmail.com> writes:
>> Could you review this issue?
> What kind of review are you asking for? What new information has
> appeared that prompts a review?
> For what it's worth, I agree with the earlier assessment that the
> restriction on usage violates DFSG §6.
> Further, the term “use” is hopelessly vague and AFAIK null in copyright.
> There are various common interpretations of what actions “use” could
> mean in a copyright license text, that are incompatible with each other.
> Better to change the conditions to be specific about what actions are
> permitted.
I understood the terms "These RGB colour formulations" are more about
how they made this color list and the names for each color and color
codes. I'm not sure but probably they made this list under their own
way and not under "standards". In this way, it may not be used to the
detriment of them because of this. Maybe you have another

Best regards.
Elías Alejandro

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