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From Matthias Seidel <matthias.sei...@hamburg.de>
Subject Re: IBM Plex font
Date Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:50:36 GMT
Well, IBM Legal just pulled the Apache License:

https://github.com/IBM/plex/issues/190#issuecomment-414718805

Still it is a nice font and I like the idea of creating an extension.

Regards,

   Matthias


Am 13.08.2018 um 18:35 schrieb Matthias Seidel:
> Am 11.08.2018 um 17:13 schrieb Andrea Pescetti:
>> On 10/08/2018 Matthias Seidel wrote:
>>> Am 10.08.2018 um 00:13 schrieb Keith N. McKenna:
>>>> On 8/9/2018 11:55 AM, Matthias Seidel wrote:
>>>>> I am wondering if we could include it in OpenOffice?
>>>>> [1] https://www.ibm.com/plex/
>>>>>
>>>> My question would be like Marcus's; What purpose are we serving by
>>>> adding it to the distribution. I already  have a plethora of fonts
>>>> installed that I will never use. If someone wants it it can be
>>>> downloaded for free.
>>> OK, point taken.
>> It could still be a good exercise to add it to trunk as a test, so
>> that we can check what the size increase actually is and revisit that
>> part of OpenOffice. Then, if there is no special benefit and the size
>> increase is too much, we can always remove it, but I see some value
>> (meaning: some knowledge gain) in trying even if in the end we decide
>> not to keep it.
> That would be a Category A font?
> I will try to include it in one of my "personal" builds...
>
> Regards,
>    Matthias
>
>> Regards,
>>   Andrea.
>>
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