Bug#449235: Intel wireless firmware in firmware-nonfree
On Sun, May 04, 2008 at 06:06:53PM +0200, Holger Levsen wrote:
> On Sunday 04 May 2008 17:23, Waldi wrote:
> > | Your rights to redistribute the Software shall be contingent upon your
> > | installation of this Agreement in its entirety in the same directory as
> > | the Software.
> > This was interpreted by at least one person that the license needs to
> > pushed in the same directory on the mirror than the package.
> And because there is one person interpreting this differently than the
> licencing party itself, Debian shall not do what the licencing party and the
> users would like to see?
Who wants to define that someone is not allowed to define a binary dump
as source and publish it under the GPL and we are therefor not allowed
to distribute such things?
> The question where this discussion is documented is still open.
Somewhere in the IRC logs.
Update: Just found it, was between aba and me, in #debian.de, 25.5.2006.
> And the
> question whether you as the maintainers agree with that one person or if you
> going to change this...
If the ftp-team acks it, I have no problem with that.
Warp 7 -- It's a law we can live with.