[FFmpeg-user] FFmpeg based library name

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Thu Aug 27 22:34:06 CEST 2015

Karel <k.vorechovsky <at> gmail.com> writes:

> I made a library for proprietary development 
> enviroment called LabVIEW marketed by ni.com. 
> It is based on FFmpeg shared build. I wanted to 
> sell the library under descriptive name "FFmpeg 
> for LabVIEW". Does such name violate the FFmpeg 
> copyright?

I don't know if this name does violate somebody's 
copyright but I wonder how you are going to sell 
a library that is (as you write above) "based on 
FFmpeg" without violating the copyright of the 
FFmpeg developers.
Please elaborate!

Carl Eugen

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