The Forgotten "F": A Tale of Fedora's Foundations

Christian Schaller cschalle at
Tue Apr 22 10:46:30 UTC 2014

----- Original Message -----
> From: "Nikos Roussos" <comzeradd at>

> There is also a third group, somewhere in between, who believe that's ok
> to ship Free Software that connects and interops with proprietary
> services (gtalk, aws, etc), but it's not ok to ship proprietary
> software, metadata about proprietary software or advertise proprietary
> services through our main UI tools.
> You should also keep in mind that "Functional" is very subjective and I
> don't see how it can walk through such debates. People will still align
> the "Functional" foundation to align with their point of view ;)
So this group believes it is ok to ship an open source twitter client in Fedora as long
as the client doesn't know how to connect to twitter or has any metadata mentioning it can
be used to connect to twitter? ;)


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