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Re: [ITP] cdrtools-2.01
On Sep 20 07:15, Ross Smith II wrote:
> Quoting Corinna Vinschen <XXXXXXXX@XXXXXX.XXX>:
Just today I made the same mistake on the cygwin ML, but nevertheless,
it's still correct.
> > The author provides a ProDVD edition, which is based on the same source
> > as cdrecord, but contains proprietary code to access DVD drives. By
> > providing a closed source application in binary only form linked against
> > Cygwin, he's infringing the GPL. I've contacted Joerg by mail to solve
> > this issue but until then, I'm not happy with providing the tool in the
> > net distro. It feels wrong.
> Agreed. cdrtools itself is GPL, so he must see what he is doing is wrong.
That's what I hope.
> I'll hold off packaging cdrtools, until I hear from you.
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