Re: Proposal - non-free software removal
[Idiotic Cc: deleted]
On Fri, Nov 15, 2002 at 01:32:27PM +1100, Craig Sanders wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 10, 2002 at 07:21:34PM -0600, John Goerzen wrote:
> > Pursuant to Appendix A of the Debian Constitution and the guidelines
> > offered at http://www.debian.org/vote/howto_proposal, I hereby offer
> > the following draft proposal as the beginning of a General Resolution
> > process to decide this issue.
> i do NOT second this proposal.
> if, however, it gains enough support that it will come to a vote, i
> propose the following amendment:
> that the entire text of John Goerzen's proposal be replaced with
> "All Debian developers will be formally requested to renounce their
> evil ways (if they have any), orphan any non-free packages they are
> responsible for, request removal of said package(s) from the debian
> ftp archive, and contribute their energies to free alternatives
> instead. This is a request, not an order - each developer will be
> free to respond to or ignore the request as they see fit."
> please do not second this amendment until & unless JG's proposed GR
> gains enough support to require a vote.
In the event that this counter-amendment should become active, I
propose the following amendment to it, replacing its complete text:
"Craig Sanders is a louse, and shall be crushed by a falling cow."
(Feel free to second in advance)
.''`. ** Debian GNU/Linux ** | Andrew Suffield
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