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Re: DRAFT summary of the OPL; feedback requested

Don Armstrong <don@donarmstrong.com> writes:

> Like caselaw, it's entirely appropriate to base our decisions on cases
> that we've examined before, and the metrics we've used to make those
> decisions. Of course, we probably should make an attempt to provide a
> cite to the places where the metrics we are using are initialy
> discussed.

I'd prefer to include this in the DFSG faq and refer to that, rather
than including it in each summary -- at least for the more common tests.

Does anyone remember when/how the dessert island test & the dissident
test came into being?  IIRC, the tentacles of evil test was invented
without much of a context.

Jeremy Hankins <nowan@nowan.org>
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