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Re: [opensuse] Opera banner free
  • From: Ben <ben.henderson@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 20 Sep 2005 20:58:29 +0200
  • Message-id: <200509202058.30078.ben.henderson@xxxxxxxxx>
Op dinsdag 20 september 2005 19:36, schreef Andreas Jaeger:
> Pascal Bleser <pascal.bleser@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > Opera is proprietary and not OpenSource, so it won't be included in SUSE
> > Linux OSS (I guess).
> >
> > Opera is "freely distributable" (I suppose), so it's the same as
> > Realplayer, Adobe Reader, ...
> >
> > That's why it can be included in SUSE Linux 10.0 (retail box) but not
> > into SUSE Linux OSS 10.0 ;)
> >
> > Well, maybe I'm wrong, but if so, then I'd be really confused about
> > Novell's policy ;))
>
> you're right - and that's why we put it on ftp.suse.com in the extra
> directory together with other non-OSS stuff,
>
> Andreas

I downloaded Opera on SUSE Linux 10 rc.
Its no problem when Opera isn`t included, a download is just a easy way to
do.
So why border to place it on SUSE Linux 10.0 or SUSE Linux OSS 10.0.

Ben

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