Why the GR is not necessary
According to Thomas Bushnell, BSG:
> 1) Currently many poeple (as evinced by this very flame war) think
> that non-free is part of Debian. How can we prevent the average
> new user from getting this impression?
Rename "main" to "debian".
> 2) Bugs in the interactions between main and non-free might hold up a
> release. This should never be allowed to happen [...]
That's the release manager's call, I think. Pick a good one.
> 3) We should provide some kind of back-pressure to avoid the
> twin evils of author's releasing softare which is non-free [...]
> and nobody taking the initiative to make the free alternatives
> really work [...]
That back-pressure already exists. It's called "peer pressure".
Chip Salzenberg - a.k.a. - <firstname.lastname@example.org>
"I wanted to play hopscotch with the impenetrable mystery of existence,
but he stepped in a wormhole and had to go in early." // MST3K