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Re: mp3, Real, Flash, plugins.. [was Re: Redhat's intentions for streaming[



AnI AnI (hayastan132 hotmail com) said: 
> "Due to licensing restrictions the mp3 codec was not shipped with your 
> distribution. But you can install it now. Do you want to intall it ? yes , 
> no"
> after pressing "yes" it asks the root password and then downloads the mp3 
> rpm package from some location and installs it automatically.

We'd still be implicitly distributing (and offering to install!)
software that we don't build, QA, verify, etc.

A spectacularly bad security idea.

Bill





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