Re: Bug#550860: ITP: gnaughty -- downloader for adult content
On Wed, 14 Oct 2009 21:48:19 +0200, Mehdi Dogguy wrote:
> Florian Weimer a écrit :
> > A software which requires access to non-free documents over the
> > network to work at all shouldn't go into main. It seems that gnaughty
> > is currently in that category.
> rtm (from awn-applets-python-extras) is such a program. Should it go out
> from main?
> tasque lets the user use the service rememberthemilk too, should it go
> out too?
> and how about tucan?
i couldn't find rtm, but tasque and tucan fail my proposed litmus test
(does the application depend solely on non-free information to function
properly) because the data itself is licensed at the users discretion.
hence, these applications are permitted in main.
see hannah-foo2zjs, which was split from foo2zjs and put in contrib
because it is a script who's sole purpose is to fetch non-free printer
firmwares; or ttf-mathmatica whose sole purpose is to fetch non-free