[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Discussion - non-free software removal

On Wed, 13 Nov 2002 00:50:49 +0200, Richard Braakman <dark@xs4all.nl>
>I think it's a logical consequence: if we drop the non-free section, then
>there will be greater pressure for packages to be considered "free".

In the real world, the users will feel pressured to drop Debian and
install some commercial distribution that is less free than Debian is

Getting rid of non-free is a bad idea. If we go through with that, we
will do great harm to Debian GNU/Linux.


-------------------------------------- !! No courtesy copies, please !! -----
Marc Haber          |   " Questions are the         | Mailadresse im Header
Karlsruhe, Germany  |     Beginning of Wisdom "     | Fon: *49 721 966 32 15
Nordisch by Nature  | Lt. Worf, TNG "Rightful Heir" | Fax: *49 721 966 31 29

Reply to: