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On Viernes 29 Mayo 2009 11:38:21 Rahul Sundaram escribió:
> On 05/29/2009 03:00 PM, Muayyad AlSadi wrote:
> >> IMHO it is not Fedora's job to  define family values & moralities. Such
> >> morals/values will vary all around the world
> >
> > I don't want fedora to define such things, we have our own values
> > predefined.
> >
> > it should not make my job finding suck packages difficult
> > we have more than 10,000 packages in the repos so don't expect me to
> > test them all
> >
> > the package maintainers already classify their packages using Group:
> > in the spec file
> >
> > and they already classify them in yum comps files
> >
> > I demand a systematic way, a policy that tells a package maintainer
> > how to categories their packages in a unified proper way to warn
> > people like us from their packages.
>
> The problem, how do we determine what is offensive to any particular
> group? Some people consider 3D shooter games offensive. This is slippery
> slope. Unless there is a legal issue, I believe Fedora is going to end
> up with that package. For a derivative, you have to pick and choose what
> you want.

+1

I don't like people who wants regulate everything because they think they are 
gods and they know what's good/bad for people. You, as administrator with root 
priviliges, you're the one who should say - this package is OK for my family, 
this is not... Same for TV regulations - you have remote, you're the best 
regulator!!! When I was young, my parents locked living room if they thought I 
have enough TV or there's something wrong they don't want to let me see. One 
month ago I've read interview with Czech broadcast regulation office boss and 
it was wonderful - he said - Internet never was intended as free/open medium, 
we have to regulate it (we is Europe Union) as companies broadcasting over 
Internet have advantage over that regulated. Isn't better to not regulate them 
instead of regulating Internet???

So please, prepare these packages, put them to the repository (not default in 
comps) - if there's good summary/description, it's admin/parent 
responsibility!

Jaroslav  

> Rahul

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