Re: A possible GFDL compromise: a proposal
firstname.lastname@example.org (Brian T. Sniffen) writes:
>> The GFDL allows you to make any changes you like in the technical
>> substance of the manual, just as the TeX license allows you to make
>> any changes you like in the technical substance of TeX.
> This is not true. There is no way for me to create a work of free
> software which is a derivative work of the Emacs Manual.
If it's software, it can easily extract the relevant parts of the
manual while it's running. Think of Emacs and its Info viewer.