[Mesa-dev] S2TC - yet another attempt to solve the "S3TC issue"
petr at scssoft.com
Tue Aug 9 15:57:08 PDT 2011
On 10.8.2011 0:13, Ian Romanick wrote:
> Two words: contributory infringement. The Mesa code would be doing
> something that enables something else to infringe. No distro will ship
> it because it makes them liable. Don't look for logic or reason or
> sense in the legal system. You won't find it.
My hope always was that the "something else" is already covered by its
... but in such world, I understand that it is better to stay away of
until the problem is legally sorted out. I promise I won't reopen the
S3TC thread again ;-)
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