Re: What to do when the LaTeX sources are missing, but an XML equivalent was rewritten from scratch ?
On Mon, 19 Nov 2007, Charles Plessy wrote:
- despite the absence of latex sources one is allowed to take a
html, pdf or ps editor and modify the old documentation in the
.orig.tar.gz under the terms of the LGPL;
- the content of the source-orphan files is available in another source
format which could be used to generate equivalent documents that
would only differ by their formatting;
could such a package be qualified for the main archive?
I guess if you leave out the original binary PDF from the tarball this
is no problem at all.