Re: The draft Position statement on the GFDL
On May 10, 2004, at 16:47, Raul Miller wrote:
On Mon, May 10, 2004 at 04:36:27PM -0400, Anthony DeRobertis wrote:
Even worse, at some point this becomes a Lanham Act violation,
rendering the document undistributable.
If a work uses trademarks illegally, we can't distribute that work.
Actually, I wasn't thinking of trademarks when I wrote that. The FSF's
application of the GFDL typically includes A GNU Manual as a front
cover text and Copies published by the FSF raise funds...
If I modify the manual at all, it's no longer a GNU Manual. Leaving it
there may be a false designation of origin, in violation of Title 15,