[FFmpeg-user] Can I use FFmpeg.exe command line in my proprietary software

Mathieu Goutfreind mathieu_g1 at gmx.fr
Mon Aug 8 18:44:22 CEST 2011

Le 08/08/2011 18:27, Phil Rhodes a écrit :
>> you don't need to ask someone how to do
>> things with FFMpeg just read the licence
> This interpretation is, at best, optimistic.
> I'll repeat my example again: what if I build an embedded device, and
> rent it to people?
> The GPL (and similar licenses) don't talk about this.
> P
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To rent is not to sell, an ISP called Free has done this and has never
given the source code there was a case on this.
The judge said that the device rented by Free was part of the Free
network and there is no obligation to give the source code.

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