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Re: Is there a Debian 1.3 "Unleashed" available?

On Fri, 13 Jun 1997, Bruce Perens wrote:
> All of the cheap CD outlets will soon be selling the "Official CD" at
> very good prices (lunch money, and I mean McDonalds). I'd suggest you
> get the book separately from the CD.

From: "Daniel J. Mashao" <mashaodj@sunserver.engin.brown.edu>
> Will they include all the .deb packages? or just a selected few as they
> currently do. I hope they include all the stuff one finds at master in
> stable, non-free, etc. I don't have a fast connection from home so I
> prefer to download as little stuff as possible

They will include the main distribution and "contrib", but not "non-free".
The disc is meant for anyone to duplicate and sell, and the licenses of the
programs in non-free would not work for that.


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