The Forgotten "F": A Tale of Fedora's Foundations
drago01 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 21 18:08:06 UTC 2014
On Mon, Apr 21, 2014 at 7:08 PM, Bruno Wolff III <bruno at wolff.to> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 21, 2014 at 12:37:57 -0400,
> Stephen Gallagher <sgallagh at redhat.com> wrote:
>> I don't think it's unreasonable for us to allow them to use Chrome
>> from the Google repository. I don't think it's unreasonable to allow
>> them to use Steam from the Valve repository. Device drivers get into
>> hazy territory, but I think it's a conversation worth having.
> I think there is a difference between allow and promote.
> I would be especially wary of promoting something like steam without some
> strong warnings as steam is going to be doing some amount of spying on you
> to enforce their DRM and is going to be significantly modifying the graphics
> system and breakage in that area is not going to be supportable by Fedora.
"going to be significantly modifying the graphics system" ... what
does that even mean?
afaik it does not do any such a thing. It is just an X / SDL2 + OpenGL
application like any other ("just" closed source).
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