Commit d4c2a0cc authored by Glenn Morris's avatar Glenn Morris

*** empty log message ***

parent 2d1e38e1
......@@ -77,13 +77,18 @@ lispintro/install-sh
- update BOTH notices in this file
leim/CXTERM-DIC/4Corner.tit, ARRAY30.tit, [CCDOSPY.tit], ECDICT.tit,
ETZY.tit, [PY-b5.tit], Punct-b5.tit, Punct.tit, QJ-b5.tit, QJ.tit,
[SW.tit, TONEPY.tit,] ZOZY.tit
[etc/orgcard.tex, - files removed 2007/1/29]
- with no assignment from Rooke, these files were removed. We are
asking for an assignment, and if one is received the files will be
leim/CXTERM-DIC/4Corner.tit, ARRAY30.tit, CCDOSPY.tit, ECDICT.tit,
ETZY.tit, PY-b5.tit, Punct-b5.tit, Punct.tit, QJ-b5.tit, QJ.tit,
SW.tit, TONEPY.tit, ZOZY.tit
- leave the copyrights alone.
leim/MISC-DIC/CTLau-b5.html, CTLau.html, cangjie-table.b5, cangjie-table.cns,
[, ziranma.cin], ziranma.cin
- leave the copyright alone.
......@@ -115,12 +120,23 @@ msdos/is_exec.c, sigaction.c
- these files are copyright DJ Delorie. Leave the copyrights alone.
- contains numerous copyrights from the GNU C library. Leave them alone.
- contains numerous copyrights from the GNU C library. Leave them alone.
[src/unexhp9k800.c - removed 2007/1/27
[src/m/sr2k.h - removed 2007/1/27]
- First file removed due to legal uncertainties; second file removed
due to dependency on first. Note that src/m/hp800.h is still needed on
hp800 arch.
*** These are copyright issues still to be addressed:
Is it OK to just `cvs remove' a file for legal reasons, or is
something more drastic needed? A removed file is still available from
CVS, if suitable options are applied.
All README (and other such files) that are non-trivial and were added
by Emacs developers need copyright statements and copying permissions
to be added.
......@@ -129,7 +145,13 @@ to be added.
All images files that allow for comments should have copyright and
license statements added. Whether or not this is possible, the
information should be recorded in a README file in each directory with
images. Image files to consider (is there such a thing as a "trivial"
etc/*.xpm, *.xbm
etc/*.ps, .eps
......@@ -143,7 +165,7 @@ etc/e/eterm-color.ti - no copyright
because the entries are all forced. At least that is the case in the
US; I am not sure whether we can rely on that in general."
For the above files, mail sent froam rms to Matthew (Martin?) Norwood
For the above files, mail sent from rms to Matthew (Martin?) Norwood
asking what to do (via Eben Moglen), 2007/1/22 ("Copyright years").
......@@ -152,8 +174,8 @@ etc/gnus-refcard.tex
probably be removed, but it may be ok (waiting for rms)
etc/orgcard.tex - no Rooke in copyright.list
rms will talk with Org mode author about this.
Re-add these files if an assignment is received from Rooke.
......@@ -161,14 +183,6 @@ These refcards need to be regenerated (by those with suitable TeX
setups) to get updated copyrights.
leim/CXTERM-DIC/CCDOSPY.tit, PY-b5.tit, SW.tit, TONEPY.tit
leim/MISC-DIC/, ziranma.cin
The copyright and license is stated in the README file, but we may as
well copy them into the files themselves (possibly at the expense of
making them incompatible with their original formats, but they will
still be usable by Emacs). [Kenichi Handa]
lib-src/etags.c - no 'k.* arnold' in copyright.list'
rms: "That is ok, in principle. I used free code released by Ken
Arnold as the starting point. However, it may be that we need to get
......@@ -194,6 +208,15 @@ man/back.texi, trampver.texi
- do we need to add COPYING.LIB (because COPYING.DJ refers to it)?
(but see below).
- does replace eliz's copyright?
msdos/is_exec.c, sigaction.c
- relicense under the GPL
2007-01-20 Glenn Morris <>
* orgcard.tex: Remove for legal reasons.
* Remove for legal reasons.
2007-01-27 Kevin Rodgers <>
* PROBLEMS: More details about disabling features that hamper
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