Re: A possible GFDL compromise
They may cause practical
> inconvenience for some kinds of uses, but no more than that. The
> issue is basically the same as the issue of the preamble of the GPL.
Yes, they do. They say "you may not use this technical material
unless you also do this unrelated non-technical thing".
They say that if you redistribute modified versions the technical
material, you must do so in certain ways. That is a packaging
requirement. The GPL also contains packaging requirements: inclusion
of the preamble, inclusion of copyright notices, etc. The TeX
license has a much more annoying packaging requirement. Those are
both licenses that Debian accepts, I believe.