Re: distributing precompiled binaries
In message <20090329083338.GA28350@pcpool00.mathematik.uni-freiburg.de>,
Bernhard R. Link <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes
- only that they output the same documentation.
I concur the problem is less severe with documentation than with
programs, as translating to text and reformating is often not that big
a loss for documentation. But I think in most cases only a .pdf is still to
hard to change to call it free.
Would you call a Word document a good enough source? After all, it
requires a proprietary program to process it properly! :-)
imho, the difference between plain text and a plain pdf is minimal. If,
however, the pdf has loads of embedded links etc ...
Anthony W. Youngman - email@example.com