[opensource-dev] Third party viewer policy

Carlo Wood carlo at alinoe.com
Wed Feb 24 16:16:01 PST 2010


On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 01:16:18PM -0800, Ambroff Linden wrote:
> You can certainly do this using debconf, see the source for the sun-java6-bin
> [1] package in 9.10 for an example. That package uses debconf to present
> localized and frontend agnostic dialogs to prompt the user to accept a special
> license.

He said "main". A construct like that would demand the package to
be in non-free, which is highly highly to be discouraged, to the
point that I'd understand it if Robin would stop caring anymore.
It is also completely unnecessary.

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Carlo Wood <carlo at alinoe.com>


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