slitt at troubleshooters.com
Sun Jul 10 18:17:13 PDT 2016
On Sun, 10 Jul 2016 09:36:17 -0700
Rick Moen <rick at linuxmafia.com> wrote:
> Quoting Steve Litt (slitt at troubleshooters.com):
> > To me, a vendor's behavior matters.
> See, this is where we parse the world differently. To me, Debian is
> not a vendor. Debian is a malleable system architecture that is
> blessedly in the hands of its users. Which means Debian is, in part,
Good point. Allow me to expand: Along with vendors, behavior also
matters with friends, associates, communities I'm in or deal with, and
people I deal with. I don't interact with or accept any kind of benefits
from those I don't trust.
It could possibly have been said that "Debian is in part Steve Litt" in
early 2014. After that, absolutely not, to the extent that I renounce
the botched double-backslash VimOutliner package that Debian ships with
(or did). It might be said that Void is a tiny bit me. Or that Devuan
is a tiny bit me. Debian, not anymore.
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