[CentOS] A minor beef

Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams ivazquez at ivazquez.net
Mon Nov 28 02:22:20 UTC 2005


On Mon, 2005-11-28 at 13:05 +1100, Tim Edwards wrote:
> I just don't buy the idea that Centos/RHEL and Debian are 
> the only 'legal' distros out there.

The real issue isn't re legal, but actually FOSS. Neither Sun Java nor
the Flash plugin are FOSS, and therefore not under consideration for
several distros. While RHEL does distribute some packages that aren't
FOSS, their distribution rights don't necessarily extend to the CentOS
project.

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Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams <ivazquez at ivazquez.net>
http://centos.ivazquez.net/

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