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From: Ralf Treinen <treinen@d...>
Subject: <off-topic> debian or Ubuntu (reprise)
On Mon, Dec 18, 2006 at 10:55:52PM +0100, David MENTRE wrote:

> <Off-topic>I'm myself considering to move from Debian to Ubuntu because
> the Debian project is now accepting non-free software in main, Debian is

If you care about the freeness of software then debian is certainly a
better choice then ubuntu. See, for instance, the "Slippery Slopes"
posting on the blog of Scott James Remnant

http://www.netsplit.com/blog/articles/2006/11

> <Off-topic>I'm myself considering to move from Debian to Ubuntu because
> the Debian project is now accepting non-free software in main, Debian is
> no longer focused on Free Software[1] [...]
> [1]  http://www.us.debian.org/vote/2006/vote_004#outcome : "Further
>      discussion" won! 

The Debian Free Software Guidelines stand unchanged:

http://www.us.debian.org/social_contract#guidelines

What makes you say that Debian now accepts non-free software in main?

-Ralf.