Joe Wreschnig <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> One of the reasons I like Debian is because the maintainers care
> about stuff like this. I'm assured that free means *totally* free,
> all of it, even when upstream ships non-free software (including
> "dingleberries"). I didn't agree to the SC only when convenient for
> me as a packager - I agreed that Debian Will Remain 100% Free
> Software, regardless of the work it takes me.
Well of course. No one involved in this discussion disagrees with
that! No one (except RMS) is proposing to allow non-free software,
including documentation, into Debian. That is completely outside the
scope of this discussion. Beyond the pale, as it were.