[MPlayer-dev-eng] Utilize libunrar.so/unrar.dll?
ismail at uludag.org.tr
Fri Oct 21 21:01:58 CEST 2005
On Friday 21 October 2005 22:04, Rich Felker wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 17, 2005 at 10:18:26PM +0200, Reimar Döffinger wrote:
> > Hi,
> > On Fri, Oct 21, 2005 at 07:15:29PM +0200, Luca Barbato wrote:
> > > Reimar ??? wrote:
> > > >I don't really like using non-GPL code. Maybe somebody could
> > > >investigate if the code from 7zip (http://7-zip.org) can be
> > > >used for this?
> > >
> > > http://p7zip.sourceforge.net/ you mean?
> > I do not know if that one supports rar.
> > > adding 7z support in itself could be useful btw.
> > Yes, for rar support there is no point in looking in 7zip I found, it
> > uses the unrar sources, and I'm quite certain the license isn't
> > GPL-compatible.
> I'm against including unrar support at all unless it can be done with
> free code. Keeping your subtitles rar'd is stupid anyway. Just store
> them in a proper format and the problem goes away.
Loading libunrar.so is very much like our dll support. So I don't think its
any different then supporting win32 dlls.
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