Re: Petition about the Firefox trademark problem
On Thu, Oct 26, 2006 at 11:53:36AM +0200, Zbigniew Wiech wrote:
> I still don't understand the sense of introducing new "free" logo.
Because Mozilla won't let Debian distribute their logo.
> Tell me why should I use Firefox with free logo ("IceWeasel") instead of
> copyrighted "Firefox" until the source and binary is freely available and
> licensed for purposes I need ?
It's easier to install on Debian. That's all.
> What's more - as a user I prefer copyrighted but live Firefox developed by
> Firefox people rather than potentially dead or orphaned fork.
So use it. However, as it has been explained the Debian "Iceweasel" is not
a fork, just the FireFox source, patched and with graphics and some text
swapped. As Mozilla upgrades their browser, those changes would be in
Iceweasel as well.
Carl Fink email@example.com
If you attempt to fix something that isn't broken, it will be.