Re: A new practical problem with invariant sections?
On Tue, Feb 14, 2006 at 09:44:33AM +0100, Frank Küster wrote:
> Adam McKenna <email@example.com> wrote:
> > On Mon, Feb 13, 2006 at 10:07:21AM -0800, Thomas Bushnell BSG wrote:
> >> By contrast, if there is an invariant section written in Japanese, I
> >> cannot remove it, I cannot distribute a translation instead, I must
> >> instead simply not transmit the document *at all* if I am stuck with
> >> an ASCII-only medium.
> > I guess you've never heard of UUENCODE.
> That won't help: If the device is not capable of uudecoding and
> displaying the resulting Japanese, the license requirement cannot be
The requirement is not that the sections must display on every device
imaginable anyway. The requirement is that the sections are preserved when
the document is distributed.