On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 5:33 AM, Bryan Baldwin <bryan@...> wrote: > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > On 07/25/2012 12:59 PM, Brad Alexander wrote: >> unlike Mate and Cinnamon (and the other desktops available for >> Linux), Unity has never been made available to other distros > > Well, if Unity is under a free software license, I can't agree. Just > because no one other then Canonical sees any value in supporting it > doesn't make it wrong. > > If Unity has a non-free license, then I agree with you. Concur. And if I am honest, I could not be bothered to look up the license. Like you, I avoid Ubuntu like the plague. I went back to dumped Ubuntu and went back to Debian around Gutsy. Between the broken encryption in the installer and the beginnings of what I saw as the writing on the wall (which has borne out over the years), I'm much happier with pure Debian.