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From Eike Rathke <>
Subject Re: [repo] External sources, ICU
Date Sat, 10 Sep 2011 18:18:54 GMT
Hi Mathias,

On Saturday, 2011-09-10 16:58:21 +0200, Mathias Bauer wrote:

> > Apparently yes, only all breakiterator data is based on ICU files.
> > 
> > The collator data files were contributed either by the Sun Globalization
> > team (all CJK files) and have a Sun copyright header, or by OOo members,
> > in which case a comment only states for which language/script the data
> > is. Unfortunately hg log shows only the CWS integration commit comment,
> > not the real commits that happened on the CWS, otherwise one could even
> > dig out associated issue numbers and probably would find there the
> > original contributors. Anyway, all submissions should have happened
> > under JCA/SCA and thus are covered by the SGA.
> > 
> > The indexentry data files were created by Karl Hong, working for the Sun
> > Globalization team at that time. IIRC he used the CLDR main
> > exemplarCharacters to generate them, see
> > and
> > individual language's charts, and added the index information. For CLDR
> > data the applicable license is the Unicode Terms of Use, see
> > and
> >
> > The Unicode copyright notice is included in
> > readlicense_oo/html/THIRDPARTYLICENSEREADME.html
> Whatever the source of the data files in i18npool is, we should provide
> them with proper license information.

Well, yes, but what? I'll not come up with something I think would be
the correct legal mumbo jumbo.. I'll happily patch that in if someone
provided correct headers.


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