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Re: Social Contract GR's Affect on sarge

On Mon, 26 Apr 2004 12:50:42 +0200, Petter Reinholdtsen <pere@hungry.com> said: 

> [Josselin Mouette]
>> I fail to see how the meaning of section 1 has changed. Even the
>> release manager agreed that the previous meaning was the same, as
>> he stated that the allowance for non-free documentation was just an
>> exception for sarge. I understand the decision, but linking it with
>> the GR is rather abusive. At least this change was editorial.

> Oh, it is perfectly possible that that those proposing the change
> did believe their change was only editorial, just rewriting the text
> the way it was supposed to read.  I just doubt that everyone agree
> that the changes was not substantial.

	Not very many of these people cared enough to make their views
 known, in that case.

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