Re: mpeg encoder patents, Was: Bug#501190: ITP: moonlight
On Tue, Oct 07, 2008 at 05:54:22PM +0200, Holger Levsen wrote:
> On Tuesday 07 October 2008 16:44, Reinhard Tartler wrote:
> > - packages in 'patented' must fulfill the requirements of the dfsg
> Also, something must patented in which / how many of the 160 juristrictions on
> this planet (to apply for this category)?
"How do you tell if a piece of software violates a patent? Run wc -l on
the source; if the number is greater than 1000, it probably does."
-- Nat Friedman