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Re: Another Non-Free Proposal

On Fri, Jan 09, 2004 at 02:21:03PM +0100, Michael Banck wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 09, 2004 at 11:43:49PM +1100, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> > > You could mark it forwarded.  We do the same thing with Debian BTS bugs
> > > which are really about bugs in upstream software.
> > > 
> > > I don't see what's so difficult here.
> > 
> > You could do that. That's nowhere near as good as what we have now
> > though.
> > 
> > So the list of disadvantages of removing non-free is growing while
> > the list of advantages remains small and almost unstated.
> Wasn't it you who pointed this out about a week ago? I admit that this
> is one of the few disadvantages. But it probably would take an analysis
> of the BTS-data to see how big the impact is really.
> Anyway, I don't see how the list grows, as this is an old argument.

Maybe he was hoping you wouldn't notice.  :)

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