Re: Social Contract GR's Affect on sarge
On Wed, Apr 28, 2004 at 09:08:00AM -0700, Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@MIT.EDU> writes:
> > Personally, I'm still trying to decide myself what is going to happen
> > with Debian. Is it a bunch of fanatics who are more interested in
> > philosophy than technology, in which case it is an open question
> > whether the next release of Debian stable will happen before or after
> > a stable, usable version of the Hurd, or is it something more than
> > that? Only time will tell.
> The goal of Debian is to have an excellent free operating system.
> All three adjectives: excellent, free, and operating, are
> non-negotiable. We will not sell out the second because you want us
> to think it's a disaster if one or two fonts don't meet it.
Excellent, free, operating --- but we may never get around to
releasing it? That was precisely my point.