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Re: Legal questions about some GNU Emacs files



On Wed, May 07, 2003 at 05:29:25PM +1000, Matthew Palmer wrote:
> On Wed, 7 May 2003, Branden Robinson wrote:
> 
> > On Tue, Apr 29, 2003 at 12:48:20PM +1000, Matthew Palmer wrote:
> > > * Whether it is useful or not as a DFWWWDG-free item is not at issue.  If it
> > > is not free as we define it, Debian will not distribute it.
> > 
> > ...in "main", anyway...
> 
> Hair well split.  Would you have preferred "will not be a part of the Debian
> distribution"?

It's more accurate, and makes us look less hypocritical.

Of course, the best way to avoid the perception of hypocrisy is to stop
distributing non-free...

-- 
G. Branden Robinson                |    It was a typical net.exercise -- a
Debian GNU/Linux                   |    screaming mob pounding on a greasy
branden@debian.org                 |    spot on the pavement, where used to
http://people.debian.org/~branden/ |    lie the carcass of a dead horse.

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