[MPlayer-DOCS] [homepage]: r3213 - trunk/src/news.src.en
subversion at mplayerhq.hu
Thu May 29 10:59:27 CEST 2008
Date: Thu May 29 10:59:26 2008
New Revision: 3213
Clarify our position towards GPL v3.
--- trunk/src/news.src.en (original)
+++ trunk/src/news.src.en Thu May 29 10:59:26 2008
@@ -14,9 +14,11 @@
-While we do not have plans to switch to GPL version 3 at this particular
-point in time, we do, for a number of reasons, wish to have the option
-available in the future. Unfortunately there are some bits of code in
+No, we do not have plans to switch to GPL version 3 at this particular
+point in time. However, we do wish to be compatible with GPL version 3.
+We also wish to have the option of switching licenses available in the
+future. Circumstances making a license upgrade desirable might arise,
+one never knows. Unfortunately there are some bits of code in
MPlayer, which are licensed as GPL version 2 only. Trying to get in
contact with the authors of these parts has been fruitless, we have
had no reaction from them.
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