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"[…] I find this deceptive and very concerning. For a number of important reasons, hosting GNU development on a proprietary Microsoft platform should be verboten. And for users to be programatically redirected away from the GNU site to the Microsoft site is ethically criminal, and foreboding institutional death."

techrights.org/2020/06/29/gnu-

Thanks to @fatboy for the link!

@hund @fatboy this article isn't great, RMS is still chief GNUisance. I do agree with the main premise though, pushing people to a platform with proprietary JavaScript is not acceptable for the GNU project. It being Microsoft's makes it a lot worse

@hund @fatboy the article talks about people not recognizing the threat, but it never clearly states what it thinks the threat is.

@bighi @fatboy Isn't that obvious? Non-libre software and Microsoft to be precise.

@hund @fatboy What I mean is "libre software and Microsoft... what?"

I can imagine more than one kind of threat, yes. But I can imagine threats in almost every scenario. And since every kind of threat offers different problems, I might imagine threat A, you imagine threat B, and we disagree because we're talking about completely different things.

So it shouldn't be about my imagination. If you say there's a threat, state what you think the threat is.

@hund @fatboy I mean "you" in a general sense. Not you you. 😉

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