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

Josselin Mouette <joss@debian.org>
> Le mardi 05 septembre 2006 =E0 17:28 -0400, Joey Hess a =E9crit :
> > AIUI, I would word your proposal something like this:
> >=20
> > 3. as a special exception to help users who have vital hardware
> >    without free firmware, the Debian installation media images may
> >    include selected firmware from non-free archive, which conforms to
> >    all Debian Free Software Guidelines except guideline 2 (Source Code).
> Which would sound almost exactly like the amendment I already proposed.

I disagree.  I feel your amendment still includes the unrelated 'works such
as' vote and its expiry clause is ambiguous.

My Opinion Only: see http://people.debian.org/~mjr/
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