(nonfree) blobwars family of games

Karl Goetz karl at kgoetz.id.au
Fri Sep 26 16:15:26 PDT 2008

Hi all,

I know some of you will have already seen this, but it seemed relevent
enough to post here. Sorry if its already come through, I didnt notice

> It is with much regret that I have to ask you to remove the following 
> packages from your repositories,
> blobwars (Blob Wars : Metal Blob Solid)
> starfighter (Project: Starfighter)
> blobAndConquer (Blob Wars : Blob And Conquer)
> viruskiller (Virus Killer)
> It has been brought to my attention ... [the games] ... should all be removed
> immediately to avoid any legal issues.

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-motu/2008-August/004432.html ,
but i can dig out all the other references if you'd like them too.

(CCing gNS as we only dealt with blobwars).

Karl Goetz, (Kamping_Kaiser / VK5FOSS)
Debian user / gNewSense contributor
No, I won't join your social networking group

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