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Re: [GNU-linux-libre] [PATCH] gnu: Add ungoogled-chromium.

From: Marius Bakke
Subject: Re: [GNU-linux-libre] [PATCH] gnu: Add ungoogled-chromium.
Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 23:10:35 +0100
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bill-auger <address@hidden> writes:

> On Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:50:02 +0100 Marius wrote:
>> That message says we are no longer using a _fork_ of
>> Ungoogled-Chromium. Earlier revisions of the patch was pulling from
>> my repository[0], now we use the canonical upstream repository
>> directly:
> but then what do you do to the upstream sources? - we all agree the
> upstream sources are not FSDG-free - arent the ungoogled patches the
> keystone of your liberation procedure?

The liberation procedure is right there in the package definition:


This script is what creates the FSDG-free source tarball presented to
users when they run `guix build --source ungoogled-chromium`.

> that is entirely why i am confused now - it would help tremendously if
> you could tell us what you did to the upstream sources that you believe
> makes the FSDG-free - like a liberation recipe in plain english would
> be awseome

There are comments in the script.  Please ask if any of the steps are
unclear!  Improvements welcome.

> this audit would be an incredibly difficult task even with your full
> co-operation

I don't understand this statement.  We all know it's an extremely
difficult task.  I have done a large part of it and am glad that others
are joining in.  Do you feel that I have not been cooperative?

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