Change for Caldera OpenLinux Workstation

Georg C. F. Greve greve at
Thu Jun 28 09:32:53 UTC 2001

 || Hong Feng <fred at>:

 >> if all of us in the mailing list like this idea, then we need to
 >> draft a set of criteria to evalute the freedom degrees of the
 >> distributions.  Any comments on the criteria are welcome to send
 >> me to collect.

I'd guess this would be pretty simple.

If we are to give it a "pure GNU/Linux" stamp, it must contain Free
Software only. So every package on the distribution must qualify
according to the Free Software definition of the FSF.

This of course includes setup programs and such.


Georg C. F. Greve                                 <greve at>
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