Re: Why does Debian distributed firmware not need to be Depends: upon? [was Re: LCC and blobs]
On Mon, Jan 10, 2005 at 01:32:26PM -0800, Michael K. Edwards wrote:
> All of them are useful for
> developing and testing free firmware, as advocates of reverse
> engineering have pointed out.
Again, by this logic, all software in contrib due to non-free library
dependencies should go in main; after all, they're "useful" for developing
and testing free reimplementations of those libraries. This is just an
argument for dropping contrib entirely and merging it back into main.