Re: non free IETF's RFC documents in .orig.tar.gz
Am Montag, 30. August 2004 18:17 schrieb Stephen Frost:
> Which is a terrible practice and shouldn't be done in general. The
> .orig.tar.gz's really *should* be the same as the upstream tarball.
> Convince upstream to remove them.
How would you convince the upstream to do that? I am affected by this issue,
but I don't see how I could get the upstream to listen to this kind of issue.
If you consider their interests, removing the RFC only diminishes the overall
value of their package (minimally, but still) while seemingly gaining nothing
at all in return.