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Re: Opera in your repos

On Sat, Aug 08, 2009 at 01:59:55PM +0200, Peter Palfrader wrote:
> > We need the redistribution bit, I don't think we need it to be allowed
> > to be used by all users.  Non-commercial is fine in non-free, or at
> > least was, last time I checked.

> I wouldn't be surprised if our requirements have increased even in that
> regard in recent years.

> At least nowadays I mostly expect stuff that has weird licenses about
> modification and following redistribution in non-free.  I hardly expect
> stuff that one is not even allowed to use.  But maybe that's just me. :)

I think that's just you.  There has been no decision by the project to
change the license requirements for non-free, and if the ftp masters have
decided this, they haven't disclosed it anywhere appropriate.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
Ubuntu Developer                                    http://www.debian.org/
slangasek@ubuntu.com                                     vorlon@debian.org

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