On 03/12/18 13:42, Adam Weinberger wrote:
While source is preferred over binary, we don’t delete ports just because they have binary blobs.

Binary downloads have an entirely different trust model. You have to trust the producer of the binary, vs. with source code it is much more obvious what does it do. Neglect or misunderstanding of this difference leads to rampant spread of malware on Windows and cell phones.


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