Re: Request for GR: clarifying the license text licensing / freeness issue
On Tue, 24 Apr 2007 00:44:30 +0200, Ben Finney
I'm curious to know how you reconcile Social Contract §1 and DFSG §3,
and the fact that we distribute non-modifiable texts in Debian.
Easy. DFSG §3 talks about the software, and a license is not software -
neither source not
binary. The "S" in DFSG is "software". As long as the *software* is free,
the license need not
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