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Re: [Repo-criteria-discuss] The GNU ethical repository criteria will onl
Re: [Repo-criteria-discuss] The GNU ethical repository criteria will only harm free software.
Sun, 18 Oct 2015 11:56:41 -0400
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> While I'm not fully against giving grade letters to various source code
> hosting providers, it is not solving the real issues that we are now
> faced with.
Yes it is. For instance, it will show why Github is bad.
> We can't continue to endorse any one centralized place to
> host source code unless we want to continue to repeat history and make
> this issue more critical.
We can encourage making more repositories but we can't insist on it.
Making one is a lot of work.
Would you like to make one?
> * advocate for individual projects to host their own source code
Most projects' developers can't feasibly do that. They don't
know how, and they can't do that much work.
> * make decentralized source code repositories more sane
This sounds like a technical project. Do you want to work on it?
Dr Richard Stallman
President, Free Software Foundation (gnu.org, fsf.org)
Internet Hall-of-Famer (internethalloffame.org)
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