[tex-live] free software, DFSG
sebastian.rahtz at computing-services.oxford.ac.uk
Fri Jun 4 17:22:53 CEST 2004
Karl Berry wrote:
> in "open source" world, but Karl is reminding me that TeX Live is
> actually in "free software" world, and that I am applying the wrong
> Are you talking about the (stupid, IMHO) official open source "mark"?
stupid it may be, but it is the sort of thing that gets
written into contracts. indeed, I am writing a document
myself recommending that as a strategy. if it aint on the
OSI list, it aint "open source" in this government world.
be glad. government is doing open source. but they need
formal bodies to approve things.
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