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Re: GR: Removal of non-free

On Tue, Dec 30, 2003 at 02:44:05PM +0000, Andrew Suffield wrote:
> > If not, how are dependencies from contrib on non-free software to be
> > treated?  Should the dependencies of contrib packages just be ignored
> > version of libc6 only available in unstable or experimental? Or should
> > contrib packages not depend explicitly on non-free packages at all? Or
> > should something else happen?
> Implementation details. This stuff should not be written into a GR,
> any more than every other change to policy.

Well, the right answers aren't obvious to me; but if no one else cares,
I'm all for dropping contrib too. That's certainly the least work.


Anthony Towns <aj@humbug.org.au> <http://azure.humbug.org.au/~aj/>
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