[FFmpeg-devel] license violator seeking help to continue his behavior

Patrice Bensoussan patrice.bensoussan
Mon Jun 29 20:28:15 CEST 2009

On 29 Jun 2009, at 17:33, Jethro Walters wrote:

> Herv? W. wrote:
>> 2009/6/29 Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de>:
>>> On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 12:02:58PM +0100, Patrice Bensoussan wrote:
>>>> On 25 Jun 2009, at 22:46, Brian Crowell wrote:
>>>>> If you don't think you're in violation of 2b, then at least make  
>>>>> sure
>>>>> that you are not in violation of section 3, and that your program
>>>>> comes with the Ffmpeg source code or an offer for it.
>>>> OK, thanks. This is done. Also included the correct license file  
>>>> which
>>>> should fix Issue 1227.
>>> one word: fail
>> I don't have a Mac, but after converting EasyWMADemo.dmg with dmg2iso
>> (and mounting the image), I found an offer for the source code in
>> EasyWMA.app/Contents/Resources/README
>> "[..] Please send your request to patrice.bensoussan at free.fr if you
>> wish to receive the corresponding source code."
> In the GPL, particular attention to 2b and all of 3 would "maybe"
> satisfy Diego's wishes on this matter being closed.......

 From what I understand, section 2 only applies if you modify the  
GPL'ed software, which is not the case. Any patch/modification/fix I  
did has been submitted to this list, approved and committed.

Regarding section 3, not sure what would be missing...

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