[Fsfe-ie] The Sunday Business Post and the Live CD

Ciaran O'Riordan ciaran at member.fsf.org
Mon Apr 26 16:50:15 CEST 2004

> Just FYI, Knoppix includes non-free software. Because of this policy
> IFSO shouldn't be pushing Knoppix over Morphix (if my information on
> Knoppix is wrong, please correct me).

Knoppix indeed includes proprietary software, but a free software
knoppix exists:

Morphix contains trace elements of proprietary software (nvidious
drivers), and it has MPlayer which is legally cloudy for some reason,
but it has a "morphable" configuration which makes it possible to remove
the proprietary traces.

Also, just now I've noticed there is a live GNU/Linux for media activists:

Ciarán O'Riordan
Irish Free Software Organisation: http://ifso.ie

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