Re: How to make Debian more attractive for users, was: Re: The number of popcon.debian.org-submissions is falling
On Thursday 22 July 2010 07:17:15 Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 21 2010, Will wrote:
> > Also I imagine that it helps that they have some kind of commercial
> > support behind their projects, whereas Debian has little/none of that.
> One of the issues I have faced in trying to get Debian
> introduced in big companies is the percieved lack of a coherent
> copyright; and company lawyers being uncomfortable with the concept
> that most licesnse pass the dfsg, but we can't guarantee that, please
> go read several thoudand individual license docs to figure out what you
> are getting.
That's again about perception. Debian has exactly the same copyright
coherence (or lack of it) than SUSE, Red Hat, Ubuntu or even proprietary