Re: Final Draft: Interpretive Guideline regarding DFSG clause 3
Branden Robinson wrote:
> START OF PROPOSAL
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> END OF PROPOSAL
> While this is not a Policy proposal or a General Resolution, and thus
> does not require seconds, I am seeking seconds for this proposal as a
> means of gauging its level of acceptance.
I can second this.
see shy jo