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Re: [opensuse] Microsoft fonts
  • From: "Boyd Stephen Smith Jr." <bss@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 13 Jan 2009 19:17:51 -0600
  • Message-id: <200901131917.56817.bss@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tuesday 2009 January 13 18:36:06 Amedee Van Gasse wrote:
Basil Chupin schreef:
Are you aware of anything M$ which is covered by GNU and therefore open

Yes. It looks like *you* aren't. :-p

Yes, the Ms-PL and Ms-RL are recognized as open-source by the OSI. The Ms-PL
is basically a BSD-style license. The Ms-RL is more GPL-style, but

Anyway, didn't Suse/Novell sign a deal with Microsoft? I don't know or
care about the details...

The detail you do care about is that it doesn't change the license under which
openSUSE can acquire the Microsoft fonts.
Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. ,= ,-_-. =.
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