[FFmpeg-devel] [Patch] Enable gpl if enabled nonfree
Carl Eugen Hoyos
Sun Jan 18 17:12:43 CET 2009
Diego Biurrun <diego <at> biurrun.de> writes:
> On Sun, Jan 18, 2009 at 12:18:46PM +0000, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> > Carl Eugen Hoyos <cehoyos <at> rainbow.studorg.tuwien.ac.at> writes:
> > > --- configure (revision 13060)
> > > +++ configure (working copy)
> > > @@ -1336,6 +1336,7 @@
> > >
> > > +enabled nonfree && enable gpl
> > I'd like to propose this patch once again.
> > I think it does not make sense semantically to --enable-gpl --enable-nonfree.
> I object. We should absolutely not fiddle with license issues
> behind the user's back.
That is what we do now:
We force the user (in some cases) to --enable-gpl. when he actually compiles a
non-free version of FFmpeg.
> It should be an explicit choice made
> by the person running configure.
That is what I propose.
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