[Pkg-xen-devel] Bug#391935: Bug#391935: Bug #391935: Re: The answer from Citrix & Xen.org

Robert Millan rmh at aybabtu.com
Thu Jan 15 22:05:04 UTC 2009

On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 07:45:07PM +0000, Ian Jackson wrote:
> Robert Millan writes ("Re: [Pkg-xen-devel] Bug#391935: Bug #391935: Re: The answer from Citrix & Xen.org"):
> > This leads me to believe that, if we had kept using the non-free logo, our
> > set of Debian-specific changes to the package would have been a non-issue,
> > or at least a minor one.
> I disagree.
> The people responsible for these decisions in Ubuntu didn't worry
> about the non-freeness of the logo.  Ubuntu would have been happy to
> use the non-free logo.  When I was involved in the `negotiations' with
> Mozilla, as a Canonical employee, the logo was not the issue.

Which explains why those negotiations were succesful.

Robert Millan

  The DRM opt-in fallacy: "Your data belongs to us. We will decide when (and
  how) you may access your data; but nobody's threatening your freedom: we
  still allow you to remove your data and not access it at all."

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