[haiku] Re: Some minor suggestions to the Distro Guidelines.

  • From: Urias McCullough <umccullough@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2009 16:53:08 -0700

On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 4:43 PM, Jorge G. Mare <koki@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-10-12 at 16:02 -0700, Urias McCullough wrote:
>> I had mentioned to one or two people that maybe we need a tool to
>> strip trademarks from an already-built Haiku image, leaving generic
>> information instead... I think this would at least make it possible
>> for someone to comply with our trademark policy without forcing them
>> having to be a developer.
>
> This seems to run contrary to the strategy of steering away from the
> proliferation of distros, so I am not sure why you would want to do
> something like this...

It was even contrary to my statement later in the same email, sorry if
I didn't make that clear

It was just one idea I floated (in IRC I think) to potentially help
correct trademark violations once they've been identified, it wasn't
meant to stop the spread of distributions.

- Urias

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