On 08/25/2017 09:31 AM, smf wrote: > On 24/08/2017 21:13, Spiro Trikaliotis wrote: > >> BTW, AFAIK, this is a big difference between Debian and Ubuntu: While >> debian will never ship the ROM files, as they contain proprietary code, >> Ubuntu does not put this burden on itself. That is, it could provide the >> right ROM files. >> >> But, as Ubuntu does exactly nothing to this package (like with many, >> many other packages), no one has ever done this, so Ubuntu is in the >> same "bad state" regarding VICE as Debian is. >> >> So much for the advantages of Ubuntu... > > To be honest I don't know why cloanto haven't kicked up a fuss about > winvice bundling copyright roms. > > https://www.amigaforever.com/kb/13-122 > > As someone who works on a much larger emulation system that gets angry > letters from lawyers for even emulating systems, it seems that winvice > gets an easy ride in comparison. Probably no one really cares about these ROMs anymore. There is no real money to be made with them. Gerrit Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2017-08-25 08:00:03
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