Re: SURVEY: Is the GNU FDL a DFSG-free license?
Joerg Wendland wrote:
>> [ X ] The GNU Free Documentation License, version 1.2, as published
>> by the Free Software Foundation, is a license compatible
>> with the Debian Free Software Guidelines. In general, works
>> under this license would require no additional permission
>> statements from the copyright holder(s) for a work under this
>> license to be considered Free Software and thus eligible for
>> inclusion in the Debian OS.
Oh, now, come on. The GFDL plainly /isn't/ compatible with the DFSG.
Whether or not it /has/ to be compatible with the DFSG in order to be in
Debian is an entirely separate issue, but the above is obviously not
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