Re: General Resolution: Removing non-free
On Fri, Jun 09, 2000 at 08:54:45PM -0700, Joseph Carter wrote:
> But if your reasoning [for thinking that this GR completely sucks] is or
> even includes that Debian should provide non-free software, they perhaps
> you SHOULD consider whether or not you really want to be in the project
> after all.
You misinterpreted people's use of the term "Debian". Not everyone who said
"Awww, but Debian must include <insert-my-non-free-app>!" thought of the
Official Debian distribution, I'm (almost) certain they would be satisfied
with any place on the Debian site(s) that they could get to, and find .debs
there that were made by someone from Debian, and are following Debian's
(high) standards. The Social Contract does not forbid that, most definitely.
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