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Re: ubuntu marketing



>  Okay. And you actually belive that people won't install this just the
>  same but will be "pissed" that it is not easy to do it but they need
>  to "jump through hoops" and there are legal ways to do this. Plus we
>  have selinux on by default to protect from badly behaving programs -
>  closed source and open source alike. Other distributions don't have
>  selinux installed so that is an extra layer of protection for security
>  of fedora users...
>
>  Plus if you look at reviews of linux distributions most of them have a
>  category "How easy is it to go to youtube and watch videos" because
>  that is what desktop users do and expect from any desktop.

The question you should be asking is: is this Fedora's target audience?!

Fedora intends to provide a FREE system that show cases the latest and
greatest in FREE software. Providing proprietary software is clearly
not in line with this mission and so Fedora isn't going to do this.
After all, we'd rather change the world than go along with it :)

Now perhaps, unless you think you can come up with a better way to
make Fedora's mission clear to everyone else, or I've been entirely
mistaken, perhaps we could end this thread?

Best,

Jon


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