[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] drop libamr support

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Fri Jan 4 21:43:57 CET 2008

On Fri, Jan 04, 2008 at 09:30:13PM +0100, Benjamin Larsson wrote:
> Diego Biurrun wrote:
> > 
> > [Reminder: libamr is copyrighted without any kind of license grant.   As
> > a consequence it is non-free and unredistributable.]
> > 
> > Whatever binaries are created with libamr support are unredistributable.
> > Nonetheless many are created and redistributed and I fear that most
> > people are not doing this on purpose but are blissfully unaware of the
> > consequences.
> Not if only dynamic loading is supported.

Time to find some popcorn and asbestos suits and watch the show.

> > 
> > I vote for removing libamr.
> > Diego

s/libamr// ;)))))))

> I vote for not removing libamr. What we should do is change the license
> to undistributable when libamr is staticly compiled with FFmpeg in GPL mode.

FFmpeg warez version SVN-r11389

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