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Re: Free non-software stuff and what does it mean. [was Re: General Resolution: Force AMD64 into Sarge]

On Mon, 2 Aug 2004 16:26:12 -0400 Glenn Maynard wrote:

> Sure, I understand the benefit. [...]
> There's a cost, too, though.  Source for images is often very big (eg.
> layered PSDs).  Source for sounds is often huge, [...]
> (That's a separate question from "does the SC currently mandate it?";
> I think that a strict reading of the post-2004-003, pre-004 SC may,
> but I'm not arguing SC interpretation here.)

Ah, I'm sorry, I thought you were arguing about freedom and its

You were instead talking about practical (and rather reasonable)
concerns for archive capacity and the like.
Well, I would say: it's the price of freedom...  :p

> > P.S.: I apologize for not setting the Mail-Followup-To header
> > correctly. I didn't manage to find out how to do it (even manually)
> > with Sylpheed: if someone knows, I'd welcome suggestions (in
> > private). TIA. I'm a debian-legal subscriber, so no need to Cc: me,
> > as long as debian-legal itself is among the recipients.
> You don't need to set MFT if you don't want a CC on Debian lists; not
> doing so is list policy default.  You only need to worry about setting
> it if you do.

First of all, TNX for the explanation.
Actually, being a debian-legal subscriber I don't usually set any
Mail-Followup-To as I prefer when people reply to the list only (unless
they want to send me a private message: PGP/MIME encryption and digital
signature are welcome in that case!).
This time, however, I thought that I should keep the Mail-Followup-To:
debian-devel@lists.debian.org, debian-legal@lists.debian.org already set
in the thread...
Correct me if I'm wrong.

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