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Re: [DRAFT] resolving DFSG violations

On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 11:39:35AM +0800, Paul Wise wrote:
>On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 12:54 AM, Robert Millan <rmh@aybabtu.com> wrote:
>>On Tue, Oct 21, 2008 at 05:50:40PM +0200, Aurelien Jarno wrote:
>>>An example of such a package is glibc (bug#382175). I don't think
>>>that removing SUNRPC support (and with it NIS, NFS and more) is a
>>>suitable choice (unless we want to lose all users who haven't
>>>switched yet to Ubuntu).
>>I have my doubts that the problem with glibc is so difficult as you
>>present it.  It's probably just a matter of contacting the right
>>person at Sun, or perhaps integrating another library from one of the
>Perhaps the portmap/glibc maintainers (CCed) would like to reply to the
>Sun employee who intends to help with this issue, once someone tells
>them what needs to be done (see last message on #424957)?

The Sun employee is the Chief Open Source Officer at Sun Microsystems,
Simon Phipps.

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