Re: [dev] Font edition tooling

From: FRIGN <>
Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2015 16:01:30 +0100

On Wed, 23 Dec 2015 15:54:17 +0100
Mattias Andrée <> wrote:

> I would argue you not to use public domain because
> of its legal status. In most non-English speaking
> countries you cannot release something as public
> domain. This means that contributors from such
> countries cannot contribute code under the same
> "license" as the project already uses, if it is
> public domain. You should also be aware that you
> have to explicitly state the license. I know, its
> annoying.

I second this.

Keep in mind that public domain in some legislations
is equal to "all rights reserved".
Just publish the stuff under the ISC license, it
comes very close to public domain.



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