Re: Meaning of `source code'
Bruce Perens wrote:
>> This is almost like saying that GCC is not DFSG-compliant because you need
>> an other C-compiler to compile it (at least the first time, for bootstrapp
>The chicken-or-egg problem is irrelevant. The DFSG asks that all components
>be build-able under Debian's free software components, but says nothing abou
>the way these programs were first bootstrapped.
Well by that measure, smalleiffel is OK, because it is buildable entirely
by free software; it is not modifiable, however.
Oliver Elphick Oliver.Elphick@lfix.co.uk
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