Re: Sample code for NFC and Plane 1 characters

From: Mark Davis (mark.davis@jtcsv.com)
Date: Wed Mar 09 2005 - 14:37:02 CST

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    It is governed by http://www.unicode.org/copyright.html . We had recently
    decided to clarify that to be clear that it applies to code samples in
    technical reports, but the wording is not quite finished.

    ‚ÄéMark

    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Elliotte Harold" <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>
    To: "Mark Davis" <mark.davis@jtcsv.com>
    Cc: "Unicode List" <unicode@unicode.org>
    Sent: Wednesday, March 09, 2005 11:54
    Subject: Re: Sample code for NFC and Plane 1 characters

    > Mark Davis wrote:
    >
    > > On the plate for 4.1 is updating that code. Markus Scherer and Vladimir
    > > Weinstein provided fixed code, but it slipped through the cracks in the
    > > previous versions.
    >
    > While you're at it, is there any chance you could loosen up the
    > copyright a bit? The ideal situation would be public domain. The current
    > copyright notice with "All Rights Reserved" means I can learn the
    > algorithms from it, but I pretty much have to reimplement them from
    > scratch.
    >
    > If that was the intent, then it's The consortium's code and they can do
    > what they want. However, if they expected people to actually use this,
    > as I expect they might have, then a license that allows that is necessary.
    >
    > --
    > Elliotte Rusty Harold elharo@metalab.unc.edu
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    >
    >



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