Re: non-free and users?
Raul Miller wrote:
Shouldn't the real question be "Is distributing non-free compatible with
Debian developer ethics?"
What are these ethics which conflict with the current form of the social
contract we require every developer to be familiar with?
However, maybe you have some insight into this issue that I'm missing?
I'm not a great speaker. Perhaps you can find someone who is able to
My vision is based on the fact that most users do not care about
software freeness. Most of them are not acquainted with such complicated
issue as software freeness, source codes etc. So, educated in this area
software developer(distributor) is more responsible for the software
which he provides. Especially if he is well known and popular.
Best regards, Sergey Spiridonov