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Re: Proposal: Apologize for releasing etch with sourceless/non-free firmware

Lionel Elie Mamane wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 25, 2006 at 11:03:47AM +0100, Daniel Ruoso wrote:
> > I propose the following option to the GR:
> > The Debian Project reaffirms its commitment of providing a 100% free
> > operating system, and reaffirms the decisions taken by GR 2004-03, but
> > some technical issues regarding firmware couldn't be solved in the
> > timeframe to release etch, and, therefore, the next Debian release,
> > codename etch, will still contain sourceless/non-free firmwares. The
> > Debian Project apologize for this, and will continue to work on finding
> > a way to solve this issue.
> Seconded.

Very good (too bad we couldn't fulfil this, though).




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		-- Andrew S. Tanenbaum

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