Re: documentation x executable code
On Wed, Jan 05, 2005 at 07:36:02PM +1100, Craig Sanders wrote:
> "wannabe-Holier-Than-Stallman zealots" is not a rebuttal, it's merely a
> succinct description of the anti-GFDL crowd.
Not agreeing with you does not necessarily make people zealots. Have
you ever considered that you're a zealot too? a GFDL zealot...
> invariant sections can be modified by patch. the DFSG allows that
> restriction. QED.
So for instance, you'd have nothing against a license that only allowed
"fixing" typos in a program along these lines:
--- helloworld.c.old 2005-01-05 10:44:53 +0200
+++ helloworld.c 2005-01-05 10:45:14 +0200
@@ -3,6 +3,7 @@
+ printf("Hello World\n");
Because that's the only kind of "modification by patch" that the GFDL
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