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Re: Proposal - Amendment - allow hardware support from non-free into the debian system

mjr@phonecoop.coop wrote:

>        3. as a special exception to help users who have vital hardware 
>without free software drivers yet, the Debian system and official CD 
>images may include hardware-support packages from the admin section of 
>the non-free archive area which conform to all Debian Free Software 
>Guidelines except guideline 2 (Source Code), or an archive section/area 
>with equivalent requirements.
This may include proprietary kernel drivers and will exclude important
firmwares which are not legally modifiable. Both too much and too little
at the same time. I would otherwise support a similar amendment, but I
in this form I consider it harmful to our cause.


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