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Re: Bug#550860: ITP: gnaughty -- downloader for adult content

On Wed, Oct 14, 2009 at 4:43 PM, Michael Gilbert
<michael.s.gilbert@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 14 Oct 2009 22:27:25 +0200, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
>> On mer, 2009-10-14 at 16:23 -0400, Michael Gilbert wrote:
>> > the key litmus test is: does the application depend solely on non-free
>> > information to function properly.  these google applications fail
>> > this test because the licensing of the data itself is at the user's
>> > discretion.  hence, they are permitted in main.
>> I don't really think clive use data licensed at the user discretion.
> i agree, clive only functions properly when it has access to the
> non-free content on youtube, so it would pass my litmus test, and should
> be moved to contrib.

What makes youtube content (or any of the media content from the many
other sites clive supports) automatically non-free?  Doesn't it depend
on how the media's author has decided to license their work?

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