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Re: Debian Lover from Thailand

On Thu, 27 Mar 2008, GINOCORE wrote:
> the point of richard is that debian not alert the users when a pkg
> propietary are going to install in the sistem... like a big warning
> saying "OK, are you sure that this pkg non free in the system, his
> license is blablabla" and then a big botton with NO!!! and small yes
> botton

Considering that we don't include the non-free or contrib repositories
by default, you have to have explicitely asked to get non-free or
contrib packages, so this complaint is kind of irrelevant.

> the only way to see wath pkg are non-free is with "vrms"

You can just use apt-cache policy; if you want to know.

Don Armstrong

CNN/Reuters: News reports have filtered out early this morning that US
forces have swooped on an Iraqi Primary School and detained 6th Grade 
teacher Mohammed Al-Hazar. Sources indicate that, when arrested,
Al-Hazar was in possession of a ruler, a protractor, a set square and
a calculator. US President George W Bush argued that this was clear
and overwhelming evidence that Iraq indeed possessed weapons of maths 

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