[Mageia-dev] rehashing the faac issue
ftg at roadrunner.com
Thu Oct 4 13:23:07 CEST 2012
On 10/04/2012 02:29 AM, Wolfgang Bornath wrote:
> My position about mixing non-free into the core repository with a
> filter: That may be technically possible to integrate into urpm* and
> rpmdrake. But it will create confusion and problems.
> 1. Problems for mirror maintainers who do not want to mirror non-free
> (if we cater to the free-enthousiasts at other issues we have to do it
> here as well).
That's a good point, but are there actually any of these ? Was there
any PLF mirror that only hosted free ?
> 2. Problems for users who may not trust the filter system, they rather
> trust a visual separation.
I can't see this. If they trust us to place the package correctly to
start with, why wouldn't they trust a filter we write ? And if they
don't trust us, they're reading the license themselves anyway.
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