[ILUG] SuSE redistribution
rick at linuxmafia.com
Thu Apr 21 17:05:25 IST 2005
Quoting Niall O Broin (niall at linux.ie):
> That'd be a HECK of an interesting RPM command.
Well, I imagine doing "rpm -Uvh" on just the Adobe Acrobat package would
suffice. I remember marching past their headquarters building on behalf
of DVD Jon, and a meaner bunch of control freaks I can scarcely imagine
in the proprietary software world. For _them_ to grant the right of
public redistribution on acroread would be akin to the Berlin Wall
By which I mean that it _could_ have happened between some two SUSE
releases, but I can probably win any number of pub wagers, while
> That policy absolutely works for ostriches, no?
> And Rick - it's WAY past your bedtime.
And so it was -- but I was waiting to take my pot roast out of the oven.
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