[FFmpeg-devel] Ruku currently violating GPL with their Netflix Player?
Tue Jul 8 20:47:33 CEST 2008
Andreas Setterlind wrote:
> violating the GPL as they has only released the third-party source
> source libraries and none of their own Netflix player code? As I
> understand the GPL, if you use GPL in your project then you are
> obligated to release the full source code of the project that the GPL
> code is used in, or?
I don't see ffmpeg on the list of released libraries. Why a post in this
Also not all the library are gpl, some are lgpl (for example alsa-lib)
and allow to link them with close source application.
Also for GPL library case you need to release _only_ code link to these
libraries under gpl, but you can use some IPC to do a close source
player that receive stream from GPL software...
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