[linux-elitists] Gutsy Gibbon to include strictly-free branch

Greg KH greg@kroah.com
Mon Apr 16 12:56:03 PDT 2007


On Sun, Apr 15, 2007 at 11:09:01AM -0400, Modus Operandi wrote:
> https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-devel-announce/2007-April/000276.html
> 
> "Ubuntu 7.10 will feature a new flavour - as yet unnamed - which
> takes an ultra-orthodox view of licensing: no firmware, drivers,
> imagery, sounds, applications, or other content which do not
> include full source materials and come with full rights of
> modification, remixing and redistribution. There should be no
> more conservative home, for those who demand a super-strict
> interpretation of the 'free' in free software. This work will
> be done in collaboration with the folks behind Gnewsense."

Hm, to do this properly it should only boot if you have linuxbios
installed, but what's the odds that people will realize that...



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