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Re: proprietary default options [was Re: disabling unsupported options]

On Wed, 16 Jan 2013, Taylor R Campbell wrote:

> Also, it seems awfully silly to enable options by default for
> proprietary software and codecs.  Any objections to my turning these
> off by default?  And do we have any policy written down about such
> options in general?  I dimly seem to recall bringing it a year or two
> ago in the context of some other package but to no conclusion; it
> seems to me that if we have a set of default acceptable licences then
> we ought to have a set of default options that fit them.

I don't think we have a policy written down about it.  I have no 
objection. Please do it. Let's add a sentence to the guide. And disable 
any plugins causing distribution problems. And let's only set 

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