Re: An ammendment (Re: Formal CFV: General Resolution to Abolish Non-Free)
(Reformatted for clarity; debian-vote trimmed)
John> What do we need a GR for this? What makes you think that there is
John> utility in us actually providing it?
Dirk> What makes *you* think there isn't? Nice "holier than you" attitude.
John> Before you flame, perhaps we could get an answer. I don't see any
John> need at all. It's already said in most cases, he's just rewording
Maximising utility over a set will yield a result at least equal to the
utility from maximising over a constrained subset of the full set. In other
words, we cannot be worse off by allowing non-free in.
Everybody not wearing your politically tainted glasses clearly sees the
higher utility from being able to use non-free, if so desired. If our users
don't want it, they don't use it. That ease. It's about choice, not
If you want a "politically correct" subset of Debian, go ahead and fork.
According to the latest figures, 43% of all statistics are totally worthless.