Re: new mplayer 1.0pre7try2 package
> This has probably been covered ad nauseum, but where do we stand in
> respect to getting mplayer in Debian?
> IIRC, the copyright issues were carefully worked out and solved
> after several years, finally reaching the approval of debian-legal.
> At which point it went into the NEW queue, to be silently ignored
> forever by the ftpmasters with no explanation.
This is becoming an increasingly frequently asked question. What
about making a wiki page explaining the status with links to the
debian-legal thread and other relevant info? This way we would point
people there to read the answer, and hopefully the ftpmasters might
find useful information there too when they find time to make a