[Bug 178162] Review Request: libgeotiff

Jason L Tibbitts III tibbs at math.uh.edu
Mon Oct 30 16:40:28 UTC 2006

>>>>> "RC" == Ralf Corsepius <rc040203 at freenet.de> writes:

RC>  It's the politics behind Fedora which prevent "legal and free for
RC> non-commercial use" packages to be adopted by Fedora and which
RC> forces packagers to resort to 3rd parties.

Bull.  The whole point is to produce a distro that is free enough that
someone could, for example, sell it.  The package in question cannot
be sold.  The conflict with the goals of the Fedora project is

RC> May-be it would be more helpful for FE (FESCO) to re-consider
RC> their attitude on "non-free repos" in FE.

FESCo wouldn't be the one to decide on a fundamental change in the
basic direction of the project.  Try the Fedora Board instead, if you
really feel this is a worthwhile goal.

 - J<

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