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Re: Debian Social Contract

On Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 7:58 AM, Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk> wrote:
> On 11-06-17 at 11:08am, Neil Williams wrote:
> So when we (Emdebian) are certain that we match Debian to a sensible
> degree (i.e. by obeying Social Contract, and fair amounts of Policy), we
> should a) ask Debian for permission formally for the use of their name,
> and/or b) ask Debian to "make room for us" as a Debian-internal project.
> I write "make room for us", as I believe it requires changes to Debian
> Policy.
> Personally I find b) most ideal, but since I would expect that to take
> time and the process potentially stir big debates, I guess it still
> makes sense to do a) as an intermediary step.

As a shiny newbie to the Emdebian world, I am curious to learn why
there would be difficulties "making room for us".  Feel free to reply
off list or to point me at the long debate where this was discussed


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