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Re: GFDL and man pages

Florian Weimer <fw@deneb.enyo.de> wrote:
> Walter Landry <wlandry@ucsd.edu> writes:
> > You can make a manpage, but you must
> > have to include inside the manpage
> Actually, it's sufficient to refer to this information in the SEE ALSO
> section of the manpage, so that elaborateness of the GFDL doesn't
> interfere with the intendend use of the manpage for quick reference.
> > Note that this all has to be _in_ the manpage.
> The FSF has a different view on this matter.

The FSF doesn't read its own license.  Section 4 states:

  In addition, you must do these things in the Modified Version: 


    # H. Include an unaltered copy of this License.

That looks pretty clear to me.

Walter Landry

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