Re: Social Contract GR's Affect on sarge
Glenn Maynard writes:
> On Thu, Apr 29, 2004 at 08:14:44AM -0400, Michael Poole wrote:
>> The entire point of the recent GR was that some Debian developers and
>> users use "software" as the rest of the world uses the word, and
>> exclude things like fonts, images, or statistical data.
> The entire point of the recent GR was that some people try to use "software"
> incorrectly to further their goal of getting non-free software in Debian.
Please go back to elementary school logic. The GR clarifies (or
rewrites, depending on your beliefs) the intent of the Debian project.
It does not define English. I would argue that it concedes that
"software" is -- at best -- an ambiguous word.