Re: [Rhythmbox-devel] libdmapsharing
- From: Bastien Nocera <hadess hadess net>
- To: William Jon McCann <mccann jhu edu>
- Cc: Rhythmbox-devel list <rhythmbox-devel gnome org>
- Subject: Re: [Rhythmbox-devel] libdmapsharing
- Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2007 17:18:48 +0000
On Thu, 2007-02-01 at 23:33 -0500, William Jon McCann wrote:
> A while back the DAAP stuff was relicensed to LGPL . And the code
> was essentially forked into:
> So, should we:
> a) use this library
> b) sync the changes
> c) ignore it
> I haven't looked at the changes in detail yet.
> In case you didn't know, with the liberal licence, this library is
> used by the proprietary (and closed source?) maemo canola media
I think that was one of the original plans. What sucks is that canola is
proprietary. What's good is that the fixes go into both.
> What do you think?
Less code for us to maintain, one place to get bug fixes. Just need to
nag Banshee/Muine to use it as well.
>  Interestingly, not all the files were changed to show
> relicensing. And not all the authors gave consent - but that's not my
I think this would need to be investigated and fixed. If not all authors
have given their consent, then the code is still GPL, and so would
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