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Re: [Libreboot] Unsubscribing (Was: Future of Libreboot)

From: Bruno Dantas
Subject: Re: [Libreboot] Unsubscribing (Was: Future of Libreboot)
Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:45:40 -0500
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I'm also unsubscribing after sending this, sadly. I'm not a libreboot developer 
but am a happy user and, until now, was an avid tester.

I have little to no interest in politics or law and messages on this mailing 
list just make me cringe.

Best of luck to everyone.


On September 25, 2016 7:01:17 AM CDT, Thomas Pfundt <address@hidden> wrote:
>Hello everyone,
>with sadness, I am now unsubscribing from this mailing list. I can't
>bear the daily rants and accusations anymore. Since this is not a
>of public interest, but something that needs to be investigated by
>authorities, no third party can or should expect to see any hard
>evidence for either side in this any time soon.
>It has also been sad to see some parts of the community unnecessarily
>pick sides and purposefully offending others, I personally would have
>expected a more distant judgement from people engaged in the free
>software movement, this does not count for everyone, of course.
>This situation was unfortunately handled inappropriately from the
>beginning, starting with public shaming, taking impulsive actions in
>name of the whole community and illeistic publications with political
>demands to apparently involved parties. I do not seek to attack any
>involved individual, but I can not identify with this behaviour at all
>and do not approve the chosen path of "resolving" this issue.
>Concerning the "Future of Libreboot", since this project has publicly
>moved from being an endeavour to develop software helping people free
>their hardware to becoming a tool for political activism, I do not see
>any future in it it, unfortunately. I am not a developer myself, but
>very interested in the aims of this project. I was ready to obtain a
>Libreboot-compatible machine and help with testing and analysis, but
>without integrity in the community, this does not seem promising
>I encourage everyone to continue supporting free software, because it's
>an important task and I am grateful for the work that has been done by
>all developers. My highest respect to anyone who contributed to this
>project in any way.
>If this has all been a great misunderstanding or accounts were
>potentially cracked and misused, please feel free to notify me
>Otherwise, I'm out of here. I have to worry about family members with
>serious health problems and this pointless negativity does not help in
>any way.
>Kind regards.

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