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Re: Zoom- best practice?

On Sun 07 Jun 2020 at 22:24:56 +0200, tomas@tuxteam.de wrote:

> On Sun, Jun 07, 2020 at 09:07:59PM +0100, Brian wrote:
> [...]
> > Nicolas George states the obvious. All modern VoIP involves immense
> > resources to deliver to users.
> A bit handwawy at that point: do you mean it's a complex programming
> task or it needs network resources (bandwidth, low latency)?

Both, but mainly the latter. And lots of organisation and money.

> > Resources cost money. Linux Central is out of funds.
> Who is Linux Central?

The entity that funds VoIP facilities like Zoom and WhatsApp. It doesn't
exist and never will. Therefore, there will never be any Libre Software
competitors to the commercial videoconferencing offerings.


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