[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [gNewSense-users] codec faq

From: christophe . jarry
Subject: Re: [gNewSense-users] codec faq
Date: Sun, 24 May 2009 13:32:52 +0200
User-agent: Internet Messaging Program (IMP) H3 (4.1.4) / FreeBSD-6.2

Quoting 龍四 <address@hidden>:

Having VLC and mplayer in our repo would be useful.

I guess distros do not carry VLC is because its illegal in some countries.

Yes, it is. But VLC (and mplayer free part) issue was already discussed about a year ago (see

I think we should create a new official repository beside "main" and "multiverse", much like Multistanza ( This repo would contain free software that doesn't exist in Ubuntu's main and universe because of legal issues in some countries. It will have to be activated by the user himself, with a clear message on legal issues in some countries. I still don't have any idea about the name this repository should have.


This message was sent using IMP, the Internet Messaging Program.

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]