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Re: Deleting i386 packages

On Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 01:21:12PM +0300, Eliezer Croitoru wrote:
> Hey Martin,
> I was reading your note and it is not the reality or something that should
> be done but rather another side to consider when working with software
> vendors.
> I do agree that there is a benefit when the sources are open but companies
> like MS(just as an example) do not just vanish.

Some wish they would 'just vanish.'

> The above would be said for many other vendors that are committed to the
> client to support him.

They're not committed to the client, they're committed to PROFIT. It
doesn't take much googling to see some of the abysmal practices MS have
done over the years to see where their heart is.

"If you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people
who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the 
oppressing." --- Malcolm X

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