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If one of these distros ever does include or propose anything nonfree, that must have happened by mistake, and the developers are committed to removing it.
If you find nonfree software or documentation in one of these distributions, you can report the problem, and earn GNU Bucks, while we inform the developers so they can fix the problem.
Fixing freedom bugs is an ethical requirement for listing a distro here; therefore, we list only distros with a development team that has told us it will remove any nonfree software that might be found in them.
Usually the team consists of volunteers, and they don't make legally binding commitments to users; but if we find out a distro is not properly maintained, we will de-list it.
We hope the other existing GNU/Linux distributions will become entirely free software so that we can list them here.