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Re: Royalty free gstreamer plug-in



On Fri, December 23, 2005 11:41 am, Sean said:
> Hmmm I don't pretend to understand this stuff, but the GPL text seems
> pretty clear on this matter:
>
> "For example, if a patent license would not permit royalty-free
> redistribution of the Program by all those who receive copies directly or
> indirectly through you, then the only way you could satisfy both it and
> this License would be to refrain entirely from distribution of the
> Program."
>
> So the only question is, is the gstreamer mp3 plugin patent free or not?
>

Doh, this doesn't really apply since nobody is trying to distribute this
code under the GPL... nevermind.. i'll leave this debate to brighter legal
minds than me..

Sean


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