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Re: Bug#176267: ITP: mplayer -- Mplayer is a full-featured audioand video player for UN*X like systems



On Wed, 29 Jan 2003, Steve Langasek wrote:
> Aside from the point that having knowledge of the patents can lead to
> charges of *willful* infringement, 

That's true. I should probably have said information about patents
that are being actively prosecuted, but then again, if it's something
that (in the minds of -legal) we can cease and desist quickly enough
so that it isn't a risk, so be it.

*Shrug*. Software patents are really annoying.


Don Armstrong

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