K3b & MAD (MP3)

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at gatech.edu
Tue Jun 12 17:25:33 UTC 2007

Gene Heskett wrote:
> I believe the courts would interpret a direct, plain, you need to install such 
> and such patented codec message as being contributing.

Maybe, but I doubt it.  If so, there's almost no point in not
distributing by default, since Ubuntu provides such detailed
instructions at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RestrictedFormats/MP3

Besides, I don't want to get sued for contributory infringement!

Matt Flaschen

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