Re: [Richard Stallman <firstname.lastname@example.org>] Re: Debian & BSD concerns
On Mon, Feb 22, 1999 at 07:37:06AM -0500, Ben Collins wrote:
> > Two words: binary drivers.
> > If you ask me, that goes against everything the GPL stands for and yes it
> > can have a serious impact on Linux.
> So when you finally triumph and FreeBSD starts to get popular and propietary
> drivers distributed for it, will you drop it like a dead cat and find a
> new OS, never being truely faithful to the systems that have given so
> much to you?
Why do you insist on assuming that one can use a FreeBSD kernel or a
Linux kernel, but not use both? That's rather shortsighted.
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