[FFmpeg-trac] #4050(undetermined:new): Archimedia Master Player violates the GPL

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Wed Oct 22 18:56:47 CEST 2014

#4050: Archimedia Master Player violates the GPL
             Reporter:  kierank      |                    Owner:
                 Type:  license      |                   Status:  new
  violation                          |                Component:
             Priority:  normal       |  undetermined
              Version:  unspecified  |               Resolution:
             Keywords:               |               Blocked By:
             Blocking:               |  Reproduced by developer:  0
Analyzed by developer:  0            |

Comment (by ctsang):

 OK, we can host the exact source code on our own site but do we use the
 LGPLv3 or GPLv3 licence? I'm really not sure what the difference is for
 our purpose and we simply used the binaries from the Zeranoe site.
 In our copyright information, we do mention the use of FFmpeg and its
 libraries but not in the exact words as described in that legal documents.
 The legal.html only refers to LGPL so what is the checklist for GPLv3? We
 will amend it as soon as we know what it is.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.ffmpeg.org/ticket/4050#comment:3>
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