Re: RFD: amendment of Debian Social Contract
On Wed, Oct 29, 2003 at 04:25:28PM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> 13) Clause 5 has been stricken entirely. *This amendment does NOT
> mandate the removal of the non-free section from anything,
> anywhere.* What it does do is withdraw our commitment to provide a
> "non-free section" via a File Transfer Protocol (FTP) archive
> specifically. This makes it possible for us to decide, in the near
> or distant future, to stop distributing the non-free section without
> violating our own Social Contract.
The side effect being that removing the non-free section of our archive
will only need a normal GR, or even a decision of the tech comitee,
instead of needing a 3:1 (super) majority, like it does now, right ?