Re: NEW handling: About rejects, and kernels
On Sat, Apr 02, 2005 at 04:52:58PM +0100, Henning Makholm wrote:
> Scripsit md@Linux.IT (Marco d'Itri)
> > On Apr 02, Henning Makholm <email@example.com> wrote:
> >> So what?
> > So it is a problem, because currently it would not be allowed.
> Where does it say that such images are not allowed?
Our social contract, §1: "We will never make the system depend on an
item of non-free software".
Putting items from the non-free archive in the installer images does
just that. It is debatable whether the intention is the same, but by our
rulebook, this is not allowed.
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