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Re: suggestion: DFDG - Debian Free Documentation Guidelines [was: Discussion - non-free software removal]

On Wed, Nov 13, 2002 at 11:30:23AM +0100, Martin Wuertele wrote:

> So how about a set of Debian Free Documentation Guidelines in addition
> to the DFSG? Documentation is not Software and thus imo different rules
> apply to them. Imo for a docs it is enough if it is allowed to be
> redistributed and quoted while restricting modification is not
> necessary. Docs available for free redistribution and quoting do provide

Wrong.  If you have the right to modify a piece of software for your own
purposes, why should you not have the right to modify its documentation to
state what you have done?

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