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Re: Is haskell-doc acceptable in main? (was: Re: Is the GPL free?)

On Fri, Oct 22, 1999 at 21:04:08 -0700, Bruce Perens wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 21, 1999 at 06:58:26PM -0500, David Starner wrote:
> > Debian has not required documentation and other text documents to allow
> > modifiaction to be in main. 
> Barf with a spoon. Is that so?

Yes. See e.g. perlfaq(1p).

Non-modification is defensible in the case of standards, and arguments have
been made that writings are different than software, but this issue
definitely needs to be addressed in full.

RUMOUR  Believe all you hear. Your world may  not be a better one than the one
the blocks  live in but it'll be a sight more vivid.      
    - The Hipcrime Vocab by Chad C. Mulligan  

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