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Re: mplayer

On Mon, Jun 03, 2002 at 05:23:37PM -0300, O Senhor wrote:
>   Thanks, but i did compiled it, and works fine! Why the mplayer program
> are not in Debian release??? I did compiled, and maybe, can i make the
> .deb package... but if someone else already did the job, why we do not
> have the .deb in Debian official site????

The mplayer people objected to distributions including it for various
reasons, and there were legal problems. These may be resolved now, but
only recently. Check the archives of debian-devel for April to find a
longish thread about it.

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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