[FFmpeg-devel] Mpeg4 audio in TS

Måns Rullgård mans
Fri Apr 18 15:11:12 CEST 2008

Luca Barbato wrote:
> Nico Sabbi wrote:
>> On Friday 18 April 2008 14:05:23 Steven Ellis wrote:
>>> Nico Sabbi wrote:
>>>> a few steps away in the svn repository there's all the code you
>>>> need: mplayer's copy of libfaad contains the LATM demuxer (in
>>>> syntax.c) and the necessary hook in decoder.c.
>>>> But mind that I wrote it as GPL, not LGPL and I will not
>>>> relicense it.
>>> Hope you don't mind me asking but I was wondering why you won't
>>> allow those changes under the LGPL?
>>> Steve
>> because the LGPL is parassites-friendly

That's OK.  I consider the GPL a parasite.

> By extension every code produced by a gpl editor should be gpl? Every
> program built by gcc should be gpl?

The GPL is actually pretty clear about this.  I wouldn't trust the FSF
not to attempt something like that in a future version though.

> lu - yes it's a bit of a flame

Nothing quite like a little Friday flame.

FYI, I'm at work, writing pay-TV software using XEmacs (GPL) and compiling
it with gcc.  Oh, and it's running on Broadcom hardware.  ;-)

M?ns Rullg?rd
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