Re: Free Pine?
On Fri, Sep 01, 2000 at 01:26:53PM -0500, Steve Greenland wrote:
> That to me says Debian has permission to re-distribute our modified
> version, but that people who recieve it from us do not, unless they
> too ask permission ("We do expect and appreciate..."). Non-free. If
> she had written just "We appreciate..." I'd be comfortable putting it
> in free.
There's no legal difference between "Debian" and "people who recieve it
from us". [Legally, there's no such entity as "Debian".]
Nor is there a difference from the viewpoint of our social contract.
Trying to divide us up, by drawing a line where there isn't one, is very
much against what we're about.