Re: Social Contract GR's Affect on sarge
Glenn Maynard <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> A similar argument has been made. This is why I'm tending to think
> it's unreasonable to expect source for everything. I do think every
> *other* requirement (except for DFSG#2) applies to other data.
I've raised this argument as a reduction ad absurdum quite a number of
times. It hasn't changed much, and quite frankly, I didn't see the
connection to these "editorial changes".
> I think that firmware is no different than any other program, and should
> require source, but I'm not so sure about other types of software (such
> as PNGs and fonts).
Fonts are firmware. They are little programs to be loaded into the
printer (especially true of Type 3 fonts 8-).
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