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Re: various packaging issues

From: Dave Love
Subject: Re: various packaging issues
Date: Thu, 27 Jul 2017 20:15:14 +0100
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Adonay Felipe Nogueira <address@hidden> writes:

> About own opinions and blocked contributions: Since you commented on a
> contribution to a GNU project, I wonder if the issue was taken to the
> FSF's Licensing and Compliance Lab and also to copyright-related
> lawyers? Remember that the second one is usually the best option if they
> are indeed lawyers known not to be biased towards non-free software
> (this also includes some "open source" practices).

I don't think the compliance lab existed in 2002, but it was a
properly-assigned contribution to GNU by an active maintainer.  I wasn't
complaining, just providing an example of what I thought was a strange
opinion on the defensibility of something specifically engineered for
legal reasons that wasn't even the first example in GNU; but I am not a

Sorry, I obviously shouldn't assume people know who Moglen is:

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