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Re: Updated VNC server
On Wed, 2003-08-27 at 09:03, Chris Garry wrote:
> Please see inline comments.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Gary Thomas" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: "Chris Garry" <email@example.com>
> Cc: "eCos patches" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2003 3:44 PM
> Subject: Re: Updated VNC server
> > On Wed, 2003-08-27 at 02:20, Chris Garry wrote:
> > > This is an updated version of the VNC server I submitted on 22-Aug-2003.
> > > It now includes a VncPrintf() function for writing text.
> > >
> > > Also included is a simple test app, vnc-test.elf.
> > >
> > I have a few copyright questions:
> > * The code in src/vnc-server.c seems to have come from a support
> > template, probably VNC itself. What is the origin of this code,
> > and do you have the rights to redistribute it, and under what
> > copyright?
> I wrote it from scratch - referring only to 'The RFB Protocol'
> document Version 3.3. The standard eCos copyright seems okay.
> > * The "fonts" directory - where did these come from? None of them
> > have copyright claims (or disclaimers).
> These all come from:
> As used by MicroWindows.
OK. It's too bad they have to be copied, but I suppose that one could
build a system with VNC and no MW.
> > We'll need to iron these out before I can merge the code into the
> > repository.
> > Other than these technical details, I like it and want to "publish"
> > it as soon as possible.
> > Thanks.
Gary Thomas <email@example.com>