Re: LCC and blobs
On Fri, Dec 17, 2004 at 11:07:31AM -0800, Brian Nelson wrote:
> No, a definition of "software" was never decided upon. The vote was
> about removing the word "software" in certain places from the DFSG,
> regardless of its definition.
However, the S in DFSG means "software"; the SC was adjusted to say that
everything in Debian is judged by the DFSG, but the DFSG was not renamed
(for example, to mean "Debian Free Stuff Guidelines"). This means, to
me, that everything in Debian is Software.
It's a moot issue, anyway; any time the dictionary lawyers nitpick
"software", the real point is probably long lost, anyway ... :)