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Re: keeping all he proprietary stuff away from Fedora

On Feb 23, 2007, Thorsten Leemhuis <fedora leemhuis info> wrote:

> - if that 3rd party repo would have be slitted in non-free stuff and
> potential harmful stuff, so users and contributors from the US and
> some other country's can safely work with the non-free repo without
> getting involved with the more problematic stuff

I for one would love to be able to enable third-party repositories
containing only Free Software, even if encumbered by patents (that are
worth nothing in Brazil, where I live), without the risk of pulling in
some non-Free Software by accident.

Alexandre Oliva         http://www.lsd.ic.unicamp.br/~oliva/
FSF Latin America Board Member         http://www.fsfla.org/
Red Hat Compiler Engineer   aoliva {redhat com, gcc.gnu.org}
Free Software Evangelist  oliva {lsd ic unicamp br, gnu.org}

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