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www/philosophy wassenaar.html

From: Pavel Kharitonov
Subject: www/philosophy wassenaar.html
Date: Thu, 18 Nov 2010 16:14:53 +0000

CVSROOT:        /web/www
Module name:    www
Changes by:     Pavel Kharitonov <ineiev>       10/11/18 16:14:53

Modified files:
        philosophy     : wassenaar.html 

Log message:
        RT #636438: fix agreement name; rm irrelevant link
        The official name of the agreement is
        Wassenaar Arrangement (http://www.wassenaar.org)
        http://www.stand.org.uk/ has no relation to the agreement


Index: wassenaar.html
RCS file: /web/www/www/philosophy/wassenaar.html,v
retrieving revision 1.15
retrieving revision 1.16
diff -u -b -r1.15 -r1.16
--- wassenaar.html      29 Jul 2010 08:44:08 -0000      1.15
+++ wassenaar.html      18 Nov 2010 16:14:48 -0000      1.16
@@ -1,10 +1,10 @@
 <!--#include virtual="/server/header.html" -->
-<title>The Wassenaar Agreement - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation 
+<title>The Wassenaar Arrangement - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation 
 <!--#include virtual="/server/banner.html" -->
-<h2>The Wassenaar Agreement</h2>
+<h2>The Wassenaar Arrangement</h2>
-Our first information about the new Wassenaar agreement came in the
+Our first information about the new Wassenaar Arrangement came in the
 form of a newspaper article, which said that export of encryption
 software would be prohibited&mdash;and this seemed to include free
 software.  So we posted an announcement seeking people in
@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@
 of free software for encryption.</p>
-Subsequently the actual text of the new version of Wassenaar was
+Subsequently the actual text of the new version of Wassenaar Arrangement was
 published.  Then we saw that it continues to have an exception that
 seems to cover free software.  (They use the term &ldquo;public
 domain&rdquo;, but they seem to mean something like free software by
@@ -21,12 +21,12 @@
 However, the US continues to seek such restrictions, and therefore it
 makes sense to continue our preparations, as a precaution in case a
-future version of the Wassenaar agreement places further restrictions
+future version of the Wassenaar Arrangement places further restrictions
 on exportation of free software.</p>
 Here is our interpretation of the text of the latest Wassenaar
-agreement, as we have seen it.  This has not been checked by a
+Arrangement, as we have seen it.  This has not been checked by a
@@ -45,7 +45,7 @@
 Finnish officials have stated that <cite>&ldquo;nothing will change as
 far as the &ldquo;public domain&rdquo; software and the Dec 3
-Wassenaar agreement are concerned.&rdquo;</cite></p>
+Wassenaar Arrangement are concerned.&rdquo;</cite></p>
 In Denmark, we are told, there has been an incident where the Ministry
@@ -53,11 +53,6 @@
 for download.</p>
-People in the UK can help by looking
-at <a href="http://www.stand.org.uk/";>http://www.stand.org.uk/</a>
-and participate in their campaign.</p>
 Recent news indicate that the Australian government has prohibited the
 export of free software for encryption by modifying the Wassenaar list
 that related to the definition of software &ldquo;in the public
@@ -98,7 +93,7 @@
 <!-- timestamp start -->
-$Date: 2010/07/29 08:44:08 $
+$Date: 2010/11/18 16:14:48 $
 <!-- timestamp end -->

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