LFS in the Linux Documentation Project

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Jan 5 11:03:02 PST 2005

Bruce Dubbs wrote:

> Larry started the process of getting BLFS into TLDP.  I followed up and 
> they didn't like the license.  BLFS also had the problem of a non-person 
> as the author -- a problem that LFS definately does not have.  (The BLFS 
> Development Team is not acceptable. I am going to try to create an "LFS 
> Educational Foundation" or similar as a non-profit corporation that can 
> legally hold copyrights.  I have been coordinating with Gerard.)
> Since BLFS was new to TLDP, they wanted to do a QA check too, but I 
> haven't  followed up yet becasue of the other issues.
> I would think a simple notice from you or Gerard to TLDP about the new 
> release should be enough, but you need to get the offical word from them.

OK, I'm hesitant to approach them as I've never dealt with them before, 
and it'd probably be quicker if they deal with someone who's name they 
are familiar with.  Gerard, can you take this one, or should I make the 



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