[Trisquel-users] Webm Support

Alexander Stephen Thomas Ross maillist_trisquel at aross.me
Sat Jul 20 20:11:48 CEST 2013


On 20/07/13 13:55, gnuser at lavabit.com wrote:
> By the way, if it was to become illegal to use a video format (like
> mp4/h264) I wouldn't use it, so of course I try to promote open standards.


http://www.librevideo.org/blog/2010/06/14/mpeg-la-answers-some-questions-about-avch-264-licensing/

My summery from my memory:

That's not the problem.

If I understand correctly, the problem is by using mpeg-al formats _NOW_ 
that you are setting a unknown nasty time bomb were mpeg-al tell you 
want you can and can't do and run you dry/control you with a nasty fees 
£££££. I guess things like use drm or pay more.


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