[linux-elitists] Re: [IRR] Greg Aharonian: software should not be protected by copyright

Adam Sampson azz@us-lot.org
Wed Dec 15 10:58:52 PST 2004

Eugen Leitl <eugen@leitl.org> writes:

> However, now, it appears something got into the freetype distro as
> packaged by Debian -- my fonts are much more nicely hinted, looking
> a bit like the "after" screenshots on the illegal-patches page I saw
> years ago.

They turned on the bytecode hinter -- I assume someone decided that
the patent doesn't matter for most of the world...

Adam Sampson <azz@us-lot.org>                        <http://offog.org/>

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