Proposal: Revision of policy surrounding 3rd party and non-free software

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at
Tue Jan 21 18:24:06 UTC 2014

On Tue, Jan 21, 2014 at 01:20:20PM -0500, Christian Schaller wrote:

> Ok, just to be sure I understood you, you want the metadata stored on 
> a server and have it downloaded from there by the Software 
> installation application as opposed to shipped on the ISO image? I 
> don't have a problem with that.

No, I mean I want the metadata to be provided by the vendor and for the 
user to obtain that metadata from the vendor. I don't want Fedora to 
have anything to do with that metadata.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at

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