Re: Can we pull KDE?
> > I think we should just pull the kde packages out of debian. When new
> > packages are available with proper copyrights, we can distribute those.
Alex Yukhimets <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> There is one more reason. Pulling KDE packages would reduce already
> shrinked Debian user base even more.
You're making that up. It's not even shrinking -- though apparently it's
not growing as fast as Red Hat. Anyways, I don't think it's worthwhile
here to bow to fear, uncertainty or doubt.
> I am not a KDE user, but I feel that this is may be the major visible
> advantage of Debian vs. RedHat - availability of well-integrated KDE
> (menus, etc.).
Are you referring to http://www.redhat.com/redhat/qtlicense.html?
Basically, you're saying that because, on principle, RedHat is
not distributing Qt that we should "take advantage of that"?
> Let's get real, keeping KDE is no threat.
Except to our integrity.