*countable infinities only

Dennis Gilmore dennis at ausil.us
Wed Jun 6 03:08:23 UTC 2012

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El Wed, 6 Jun 2012 03:58:14 +0100
Matthew Garrett <mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org> escribió:
> On Tue, Jun 05, 2012 at 09:43:03PM -0500, Dennis Gilmore wrote:
> > We don't allow software in fedora that has a license that has a
> > usage restriction that says it can not be used in a commercial
> > environment for instance. I do not see why we would allow software
> > that says you can use this as long as secureboot is off. it is
> > essentially the same thing. its a usage restriction. 
> There's a distinction between something that's enforced by the
> license and something that's merely code. We may not agree with
> maintainer decisions, and we (as a project) may even require that
> they be reverted, but we have the freedom to remove that restriction
> and therefore it's not an issue as far as free software is concerned.

im talking purely about the wording of the license in that paragraph.
if someone sumbited a license that had something along the lines of
"software under this license can not be used on UEFI systems with
secure mode enabled"  we would reject the license as unfree.

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