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henry_flower ([personal profile] henry_flower) wrote2017-05-19 09:40 am

Ain't no legal paper goin' to get you in here

When the mental illness is far advanced, the fans are left to grieve alone:

Date: Thu, 18 May 2017 21:19:36 -0400
From: Richard Stallman <rms@gnu.org>
Newsgroups: gmane.emacs.devel
Subject: Re: GitLab CI setup file in scratch/tzz/gitlab
Message-ID: <E1dBWZs-0008Qr-BJ@fencepost.gnu.org>


As for magit, we don't have legal papers to include it in Emacs,
so please don't encourage poeple to use it.

To keep Emacs honest, we must promote the tools we can include in
Emacs.  If those seem insufficient, then we should improve them.
Perhaps that includes replacing magit (if we can't get papers for

Did you hear that, poeple?
No stinky magit, for we don't have any paperwork for it.