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Re: [seul-edu] New educational section in GNU
>>>>> "Douglas" == Douglas Loss <email@example.com> writes:
Douglas> I wouldn't mind that either, but I think the FSF has
Douglas> decided not to link to SEUL because of our occasional
Douglas> positive mentions of non-free software. This is of
Douglas> course their choice; we'll still encourage them in any
Douglas> efforts to get Linux and Linux software into schools.
Thank you very much.
I personally know that you have done a good work with Seul-Edu and I
As I see it, the priorities for GNU and for Seul/Edu are different.
1. I think that for Seul/Edu the priority is to have GNU/Linux running
2. I think that for GNU the priorities are the values behind free
software: cooperation and freedom.
IMHO both goals are good, and both are urgent. However, personally I
prefer to work harder to see GNU/Linux running in schools using only
free software (and in that way to achieve both goals).
I really would like that Seul-Edu, GNU, OFSET, SLEC and other projects
could work in team and cooperate with the common goal of making a
better education by using GNU/Linux and free software. Of course that
is my personal view.
To explain better the position of the FSF, in this moment comes to my
mind the following reading:
Again, thank you.
Vladimir Támara Patiño.
Home Page: http://www.bigfoot.com/~vtamara
GPG Key: http://euclides.uniandes.edu.co/~v-tamara/gpgkey.html