[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: No more ports of unfree software
On Tue, 2003-05-27 at 09:13, Rick Pettit wrote:
> On Mon, May 26, 2003 at 05:08:24PM +0000, Thorsten Glaser wrote:
> > I agree with you in this respect (educating the authors, etc.), such
> > as the IPFilter issue - but keep your fingers out of the ports tree.
> > It _is_ there to make users able to run third-party software, unfree
> > as well as just not in the base system.
> > We've had netscape for ages. (And no midnight commander, wtf?)
> Are there really that many people out there running OpenBSD that can't download
> and build 3rd party software _themselves_? I am astounded to see this much
> objection to removing ports with bogus licenses.
> Sheesh, learn to build software yourself. It's just not that hard.
Could you have ported net/dss?