alan at lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk
Sun Oct 28 20:31:40 UTC 2007
> For God's sake why is something that you can d/l from their web site
> in the USA be illegal in the USA? Why does it not meet the Fedora
For the same reason that if I take Star Wars and put it up on my web site
George Lucas will consider it illegal. Copyright law. The fact its up on
my website doesn't make it legal
> policy? Where can I read the policy?
I'd try the Fedora web site.
> If your stating the intent of the policy is to diminish the
> availability of Fedora to new users then the policy needs to change.
The policy is designed to
- Comply with the law
- Produce a free software based distribution
- Work in the -long term- interests of the free software and Linux world.
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