pkg-non-free

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Package non-free

This page include a list of the software that isn't free software. We thank you, if you collaborate, but we thank more if you collaborate in the respect of the table. Note that there is no need to mention software here that is not in the main component of Ubuntu, as Gobuntu will not ship anything outside that component. The table is composed as follows:

Name of Software

Submitter

Cause of Submit

Please, put the software in [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latin_alphabet#The_English_alphabet alphabetical] order.

Package to remove

Name of Software

Submitter

Cause of Submit

Gstreamer

F4l3

patents

Linuxsampler

F4l3

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=328121

Mono

Keith G. Robertson-Turner

patent encumbered with untrustworthy RAND clause from Microsoft

Mono dependants (ex. Beagle)

Keith G. Robertson-Turner

Audit requiredt

Nvidia-xconfig

F4l3

used for configuring non-free drivers

Samba

F4l3

patents, reverse engineering

Vlc

F4l3

patents

Package to replace

Name of old Software

Name of new Software

Submitter

Cause of Submit

Firefox

Iceweasel

Keith G. Robertson-Turner

Draconian trademark restrictions

Thunderbird

Icedove

Keith G. Robertson-Turner

Draconian trademark restrictions

Package to check

Name of Software

Submitter

Cause of Submit