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Re: [opensuse-factory] Are we planning to add VLC to openSUSE 11.4
  • From: Andrew Joakimsen <joakimsen@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 2 Oct 2010 22:33:07 -0400
  • Message-id: <AANLkTikDsnLOVBZU52uG7-x0d-hPnQ0G1ia8t6XB-j3u@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sat, Oct 2, 2010 at 21:25, Cristian Rodríguez
<crrodriguez@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
El 02/10/10 20:42, Roman Bysh escribió:

Maybe I read this on openFate and/or the forums about adding this in a
future release.
This couldn’t be any different than Libre Office could it?

It is very different, Multimedia codecs, are unfortunately widely patented

So why can't VLC be added in crippled form like amaroK and then users
have to replace it with Packman version, etc?
Med Vennlig Hilsen,

A. Helge Joakimsen
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