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Re: RFC - Changing current policy of debian.net entries

On 06/25/2012 05:39 PM, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 25, 2012 at 05:01:11PM +0200, Bernd Zeimetz wrote:
>> mentors is a special case here as it might distribute non-distributable
>> stuff when people upload buggy packages. So there is no real way to run
>> this as official Debian service imho.
> Let's avoid spreading this myth.  The above is not true or, better, it's
> not *necessarily* true. As I've reported about in the past, I'm working
> with current maintainers of mentors.d.n and the lawyers we've access to,
> to fix this. It's still work in progress, but it looks like that with
> appropriate policies / terms of use documents, we *might* be able to
> host the mentors service on Debian hardware without endangering the
> organizations that legally owns or run it.

So until these policies and whatever else is needed is in place there is
no way to run this as an official service.

 Bernd Zeimetz                            Debian GNU/Linux Developer
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