[FFmpeg-devel] Video playback on iPhone

Aurelien Jacobs aurel
Mon Feb 2 22:08:21 CET 2009

Ronald S. Bultje wrote:

> Hi Steven,
> On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 3:15 PM, Steven Woolley <woobert at gmail.com> wrote:
> > haven't
> > seen much at all about orb networks (with their orb live iphone app and the
> > orb server application) which appears to violate both the GPL and LGPL.  I'm
> > very interested in being able to play live video on the iPhone so their
> > compliance would (possibly) be of great worth to me personally.  There's
> > already a bug filed, https://roundup.ffmpeg.org/roundup/ffmpeg/issue766 and
> > I've sent feedback on the iTunes store Regarding it but heard nothing back
> > from orb.
> Did anyone contact them? I can give it a try later today if nobody has yet.

I did, at the time I posted issue766. I had an answer. They were willing to
fix the situation and to comply to the LGPL, but stated that it would certainly
take them quite some time. I haven't seen anything happening since then.


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