[Mageia-dev] gstreamer0.10-faac - package request

Oliver Burger oliver.bgr at googlemail.com
Tue Jun 19 13:26:37 CEST 2012

Am 19.06.2012 13:21, schrieb Simple w:
> 2012/6/19 Sander Lepik<sander.lepik at eesti.ee>:
>> 19.06.2012 03:29, Philippe DIDIER kirjutas:
>>> Nevertheless, until it's done and good there's no solution to work on
>>> mp4 or mpa or aac files with Mageia2 ... and certainly  won't either
>>> with Mageia3 ... people who need that will go elsewhere.
>> Well, we really can't hold them back. Can we? :)
> Yes we could :)
> We would just need to add these packages. I see that Mageia developers
> want to do things correct, but listen this,  i have installed
> Linuxmint 13 Cinnamon (that uses also ubuntu repos) and i have not
> added any new repos and i have faac available to install.
> Couldnt developers in mageia put these kind of packages simply in
> non-free repository (at least until isnt found a better solution) ?

No! We do know, others (Ubuntu in this case) do not care about such 
legal/licensing issues, but we do.
So only because someone else does jump off a building do you jump as well?


Oliver Burger aka obgr_seneca

Mageia contributor

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