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Re: non-Debian software on ftp*.*.debian.org mirrors

>>>>> Lars Wirzenius <liw@liw.fi> writes:
>>>>> On Sun, Oct 16, 2016 at 11:50:46AM +0000, Ivan Shmakov wrote:

 >> Doesn’t the presence of the ‘non-free’ section in the official
 >> Debian Release (InRelease) files /already/ mislead inexperienced
 >> people into thinking that such software is either part of Debian or
 >> endorsed by the project (or both)?

 > https://www.debian.org/social_contract point 5.

 > We're not exactly unclear about non-free and contrib.

	I'd say that those who can discern Debian non-free from Debian
	proper are at low risk of confusing, say, [1] with the "software
	[...] endorsed or even produced by Debian."

[1] http://ftp.se.debian.org/mirror/opensolaris.com/

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