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Re: Draft new DFSG

On Mon, Nov 23, 1998 at 02:58:41PM +0000, Ian Jackson wrote:
> As I've said before, most recently in a posting to -private, and
> before that in various fora, I think the DFSG has some serious
> problems due to loose wording.  I also strongly dislike the patch
> clause.

Ian, your timing sucks.  =>  Not that I don't agree with you.

On the whole, it's very long and wordy to say just a few things.  I can
understand the need to do that, but.  Things like allowing reverse-
engineering seem pointless to me actually since there would already be

The DFSG should be easy to figure out, the licenses are what should require

Show me the code or get out of my way.

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