[MPlayer-users] Mplayer not fully Free/GPL software?! eventhough the webpage says
arpi at thot.banki.hu
Sat Jul 6 10:39:05 CEST 2002
> > > * Large parts of this code were taken from VbrControl() *
> > > * from the OpenDivX project, (C) divxnetworks, *
> > > * this code is published under DivX Open license, which *
> > > * can be found... somewhere... oh, whatever... *
> > >
> > > WTF?
> > divx4linux is not GPL, and this file belongs to divx4 support
> > if you don't use divx4 or xvid (neither of them is gpl) thsi file is not
> > used
> MEncoder uses it. At least I cannot compile it without the file, even
no, it doesn't use, just always contains the 2pass code.
(and without divx4/xvid it has no use, but it's there)
> if I compile with --disable-divx4linux.
it's easy to fix...
A'rpi / Astral & ESP-team
Developer of MPlayer, the Movie Player for Linux - http://www.MPlayerHQ.hu
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