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Re: Bug reports of DFSG violations are tagged ???lenny-ignore????

Steve Langasek <vorlon@debian.org> writes:
> Could you please elaborate here?  The DFSG does not require us to have or
> ship source code for non-program works, and if documentation is being
> rejected on the basis of a *source* requirement (as distinct from a
> licensing issue), then I think we have a problem.

Well, we ftpmasters and assistants routinely REJECT packages
containing binary components without source, eg. PDF documentation. We
base this policy on the DFSG as explained in
http://www.debian.org/vote/2006/vote_001 which very clearly states
that documentation needs to comply with the DFSG.

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