Re: XMMS and the new MP3 patent terms
>>>>> "Colin" == Colin Watson <email@example.com> writes:
Colin> On Sun, Sep 01, 2002 at 01:25:39PM +0800, Isaac To wrote:
>> Hm... then we can make everybody "happy" (sort-of) by moving xmms
>> mpg123 module, mpg123 package and mpg321 package into non-free?
Colin> Not necessarily. If it is not legal to distribute the package at
Colin> all without paying a fee (and I'm not making any claims about
Colin> whether that's true or not in this case), then we cannot
Colin> distribute it even in non-free.
Ah... just forgot that the mpg321 package, etc., must be relicensed because
GPL states that in case of patent problem any distribution must be ceased.