Fabian Greffrath fabian.greffrath at
Thu Jul 5 09:22:36 UTC 2007

Der team-mates,

I have been asking myself if it would theoretically possible for our
team to legally package and distribute the transcode [1] program in
Debian. I mean, support for any patent-risky codecs could simply get
disabled as done with ffmpeg.
What do you think about it?


Dipl.-Phys. Fabian Greffrath
Lehrstuhl für Energieanlagen und Energieprozesstechnik
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Universitätsstraße 150, IB 3/134
D-44780 Bochum

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