Re: Reaching out to Amazon for credit?

    > Indeed, we are discussing using proprietary Amazon services here, and yet you
    > chose to attack Ubuntu. Please at least keep your zeal relevant.

    What's a proprietary service?

That is a good question -- we have no accepted answer, and I am not
sure there ought to be an answer.  The ethical issues raised by
services are different from those raised by programs, so I think it is
potentially misleading to try to take terms such as "free" and
"proprietary", which are defined for programs, and apply them to


Dr Richard Stallman
President, Free Software Foundation
51 Franklin St
Boston MA 02110
Skype: No way! That's nonfree (freedom-denying) software.
  Use Ekiga or an ordinary phone call

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