My apologies to those who will find this topic too advocacy-related, but
this issue has been the subject of hot debate these days on the Gentoo
developer mailing list.
Someone in be.comp.os.linux posted the following URL - well, actually,
the long URL, and I have taken the liberty of shortening it via
TinyURL - and as I was already witness to the debate on the Gentoo
mailinglists [*], I took out the opportunity of giving you guys the
I'm setting the follow-up to both groups so as to prevent newsreaders
from inadvertently setting a follow-up first and then cutting off the
other group later.