[gst-devel] Licence question

Ian Oliver lists at foxhill.co.uk
Fri Dec 1 21:39:28 CET 2006

In article <1164974628.5692.2.camel at localhost.localdomain>, Michael Smith 
> That's absolutely fine.

Thanks for the confirmation.

> Note that if you change any of gstreamer ITSELF (including the plugins
> distributed with gstreamer), then you're required to provide the source
> for those changes. However, your own seperate plugins are not part of
> gstreamer, and you don't need to provide source for those.

Yes, fully understood, and we've already submitted at least one patch.

> Also, note that many of the plugins in the gst-plugins-ugly,
> gst-plugins-bad, and gst-ffmpeg repositories have different licensing
> requirements, and you may not be able to use them commercially.

We're being careful to only use LGPL plugins and/or write our own.

Thanks again.


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