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Re: Debian Social Contract

On 11-06-17 at 02:54pm, Neil Williams wrote:
> On Fri, 17 Jun 2011 13:58:36 +0200
> Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk> 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.
> We have unofficial permission to use the name and it's a small step to 
> get that official. Making room for us is a bigger step and it is 
> something we started on-list [0] and which Wookey & I have been 
> discussing off-list with the DPL and a few others. I'm hoping to make 
> some progress on that @ DebConf11.
> http://lists.debian.org/debian-embedded/2011/04/msg00013.html

Ohh, silly me: the thread is right there in my inbox, just waiting for 
me to consume (and grasp) it.  Thanks!

> > I write "make room for us", as I believe it requires changes to 
> > Debian Policy.
> It's more about getting Grip onto ftp-master.debian.org ...

Are we that close to integration? Wauw!

 - Jonas

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