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Re: REVISED PROPOSAL regarding DFSG 3 and 4, licenses, and modifiable text

On Fri, Dec 07, 2001 at 11:25:05PM -0800, Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org> writes:
> > At the time, I wanted to leave a generous margin.  Over the course of
> > discussion it has occurred to me that being charitable isn't
> > particularly appreciated.  32,768 struck me as generous enough without
> > giving away the farm.  You want 32,000, that's fine; you
> > want 8,000, that's fine too.
> What I want is, say, 1MB, with the additional rule that it is judged

That's ridiculously high.  Perhaps you missed the part in this message
where I pointed that the GNU Emacs Manual would be regarded as DFSG-free
even under the 32k limit.

Is the FSF planning on including over 1,000 pages' worth of Invariant
Sections in a future manual?

G. Branden Robinson                |     Q: How does a Unix guru have sex?
Debian GNU/Linux                   |     A: unzip;strip;touch;finger;mount;
branden@debian.org                 |        fsck;more;yes;fsck;fsck;fsck;
http://people.debian.org/~branden/ |        umount;sleep

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