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Re: [Fwd: Re: Debian based GNU/Solaris: pilot program]

On Thu, 2005-11-03 at 18:51 +0100, Adrian von Bidder wrote:
> On Thursday 03 November 2005 08.32, Erast Benson wrote:
> > Matthew:
> > > [...] whether you want to be part of A Debian Release.
> >
> > Hard to say right now... Lets see how all this thing will progress.
> > But, *yes* we are willing to cooperate.
> So I guess this summarizes the technical side of this discussion.  To use 
> the lkml attitude: show us the code.  Release your system, show us that you 
> can actually work with the Debian community rather than just discuss things 
> on a mailing list by pointing out that there is a authorizatrion-required 
> web site that contains much more info for those inclined to apply for a 
> password.
> Debian/Opensolaris should do this: get the code working and published, and 
> *then* work with the Debian project to get it integrated.  Since you'll be 
> using Debian source packages, this should be mostly doable by filing 
> portability patches to the Debian bug tracking system.
> I leave the license question to others - I'm not qualified.  I just say that 
> you'll have to seriously address this if you want to become a part of 
> Debian.  (Saying 'Sun's lawyers did think it's ok' will *not* be enough.)
> -- vbi



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