Subject: Re: pkg/18776: mplayer is GPLed (no more binary distribution restrictions)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frederick Bruckman <email@example.com>
Date: 10/23/2002 08:41:31
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
> In mplayer-share/Makefile.common, we see:
> RESTRICTED?= "unsure of the license"
> According to the mplayer website, this ambiguity is removed. See
> http://www.mplayerhq.hu/homepage/info.html and scroll to the bottom.
> The restrictions on binary distribution should be moot now. The CSS
> code may still pose a problem.
I suggest we wait on removing the NO_BIN_ON_* variables,
as there's still the issue of binaries not being runnable
on hosts other than the one they were built on.