SPI-debian relationship

MJ Ray mjr at phonecoop.coop
Thu Feb 15 10:40:37 UTC 2007

Anthony Towns <aj at azure.humbug.org.au> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 14, 2007 at 07:00:52PM +0000, MJ Ray wrote:
> > [...] please would the board confirm
> > that SPI will recognise decisions taken according to the Debian
> > Constitution as well as those made by the DPL?
> As far as I'm concerned, there's no difference. [...]

I hope that debian is always fortunate in that way.

> I think the only case where it's come up is the legal opinion on including
> Java in non-free, which eventually happened during linux.conf.au so
> I completely forgot to do anything about it. Tsk. I'm not sure how to
> summarise or followup on it while respecting/preserving attorney/client
> privelege, but I've forwarded it on to John now anyway.

Is John satisfied and please will someone let debian-legal know the

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