that old GNU/Linux argument
olivares14031 at yahoo.com
Mon Jul 28 18:44:04 UTC 2008
> > You know I really don't care what you call it, but
> I do care that you are
> > systematically driving people away from free software.
> Away from Free Software or away from Fedora and Linux, that
^ Do you really mean Linux, I thought you were pushing for GNU/Linux.
This seems strange. Are you conceding your position?
> are both
> non-Free Software, and vocally not interested in being Free
That is not the purpose of the Fedora Project.
>From Distrowatch.com Link to Fedora page:
The Fedora Project is an openly-developed project designed by Red Hat, open for general participation, led by a meritocracy, following a set of project objectives. The goal of The Fedora Project is to work with the Linux community to build a complete, general purpose operating system exclusively from open source software. Development will be done in a public forum. The project will produce time-based releases of Fedora about 2-3 times a year, with a public release schedule. The Red Hat engineering team will continue to participate in building Fedora and will invite and encourage more outside participation than in past releases. By using this more open process, we hope to provide an operating system more in line with the ideals of free software and more appealing to the open source community.
ideals of free software and more appealing to the open source community.
According to those very definitions that are copied off/ripped off the Fedora Project and used for your own agenda and convenience.
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