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Re: Deleting i386 packages



On 27/09/15 08:06, Eliezer Croitoru wrote:
Like any other job the programmers need money and software authors are
not obligated  to publish their work to be available to all humanity(or
at-least these parts of humanity that are connected to the WWW).
The above is something I think is right and it is right especially for
security and health related software.

Security-related software is very *precisely* the kind that should not be closed-source proprietary software, because when your security software is proprietary, only the copyright holder has the right to publish and distribute a fix for that piece of software when it turns out to have a vulnerability.

And, of course, on an Internet-connected computer *most* software turns out to be security-related.


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