[vlc-devel] Formal complaint - censorship

Pierre d'Herbemont pdherbemont at free.fr
Tue Oct 26 14:49:13 CEST 2010

2010/10/26 Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab.net>:
> ----- Message d'origine -----
>> I will contribute again, but only if you can guarantee me that my code
>> will only be released under terms compatible with the GPL. (which
>> apparently does not include the Apple AppStore).
> The AppStore release was made by Applidium, not the VideoLAN association. Unfortunately, nobody can warrantee that third parties won't try to abuse your copyright, since it can freely be copied from git.videolan.org.
> Here however the association has taken side with Applidium by advertising the appstore release, and against me by actively censoring my feed. I sincerely hope that this will get corrected with utmost urge.


Could you try to work with me on a compromise? Either be explicit in
what you would expect to be changed. Because (and I have been looking
for this) there is nothing factual about GPL license violation in the
AppStore. So without additional explanation I will take the GPL
complaint as being nothing more than a troll.


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