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Re: Screw non-free.

On Sun, Mar 14, 2004 at 07:40:05AM +0100, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> [Russell Coker]
> > As soon as we have a separate project for non-free, with separate
> > web servers, separate BTS, and separate build daemons I think we
> > should remove non-free from the main Debian project.
> Are you aware that the current build daemons do not build non-free
> packages automatically?  I'm not sure when they stopped doing that,
> but it isn't done any more.  So non-free need separate build daemons
> already. :)

It's never _been_ done. What has been done is that some people built
non-free packages manually. There is no wanna-build database for
non-free, and there has never been one either; and it doesn't look as if
there will ever be one.

Wouter Verhelst
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