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Re: X is painful + GPLed solution

Oh well, scratch that one off the list of possible solutions to be investigated... I guess I'm back at square one;  pining for GnuStep.


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Bill Bumgarner wrote:
> # Have look at the kde project.
> I will-- and if it is as cool as you make it sound, I'll happily put
> together the debian packaging information...

The problem with kde is that they use qt, which has a very
restrictive license that makes it non-free software (in
particular, they do not allow any modified version of the
library to be distributed).
Debian GNU/Linux 1.1 is out! { http://www.debian.org/ }
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