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Re: A possible GFDL compromise: a proposal

On Mon, Sep 22, 2003 at 10:26:38AM +0100, MJ Ray wrote:
> It seems a little odd to expect Debian to contain an official
> statement saying "by software, we mean software".  Let the people who
> use bizarre definitions say "by software, we don't mean software but
> this other thing".

While I don't normally support blatant word definitions, I do see how
adding a blatant statement about software meaning "non-Hardware" could
help to ease a good deal of the confusion that repeatedly surrounds it
in these discussions.  Like it or not the word does have two meanings in
common usage.

Jamin W. Collins

Remember, root always has a loaded gun.  Don't run around with it unless
you absolutely need it. -- Vineet Kumar

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