[Libav-user] LGPL and FFMPeg internal aac encoder
Carl Eugen Hoyos
cehoyos at ag.or.at
Fri Sep 28 22:05:30 CEST 2012
Tim Cannell <tim at ...> writes:
> I have configured FFMpeg as described below - at the bottom
> of the output listed below, from the configure tool, it says
> "License: LGPL version 2.1 or later" which I want to believe.
> Can anyone confirm that this aac encoder implementation is
> indeed LGPL.
I am not sure I understand:
The code was released under the LGPL, ie the person
who implemented it decided to release it under the LGPL.
Do you need any more confirmation?
> Is it just libaacplus which is not under the LGPL ?
I suspect libaacplus is younger than FFmpeg's internal
aac encoder (but I admit I did not check).
Note that afaict, the internal aac encoder does not
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