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This github repository does not contain a trademark file, and I am curious if https://www.rust-lang.org/en-US/legal.html still applies, as it would seem.
Debian and some other distributions are applying patches against the Rust language and Cargo package. I assume this qualifies as something which requires explicit approval?
If so, removing or restricting packages from Cargo would also be considered a modification. e.g. some distributions may wish to block access to Cargo downloads that are not in compliance with license standards.
Just wanted to get some clarification on this as it is not mentioned here in the repo and some folks seems to think that because there is no trademark "here" that rust-lang can be distributed with modifications without approval. I believe the only way such modifications would be allowed unrestricted, is if "rust" was not used at all in the package and it was clearly defined as a rebranded fork that is not affiliated with the official package - Otherwise the trademark policy is still enforced.
Just received a response. It seems a TRADEMARK.md may be useful to direct people to the appropriate information from github.
This issue can be closed once trademark notification is included or mentioned on README.md.
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