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Re: General Resolution: Removing non-free

>>"John" == John Goerzen <jgoerzen@complete.org> writes:

 John> Hey, I've been known to use LyX.  LyX is not in non-free, however.  It
 John> can continue.

 	You just can't install it, since the  libraries it needs won't
 be around. 

 >> Use a few PCMCIA GUI frontends that happen to depend on bxforms.

 John> WRONG WRONG WRONG.  You can still USE any of these things.  Any of
 John> them.  And more.  Debian will just not redistribute them.  You can
 John> write or use installers for contrib, or you can download them from
 John> websites.

 	You have no way to demonstrate that the non-free software
 shall even exist. Or are you volunteering to put things in place so
 people can still install lyx? Huh? where the heck do you think the
 non-free software infrastructure would come from?

 Big book, big bore. Callimachus
Manoj Srivastava   <srivasta@debian.org>  <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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