watch divx videos
philbieber at gmail.com
Thu May 10 07:01:36 BST 2007
On 5/10/07, Matthew Flaschen <matthew.flaschen at gatech.edu> wrote:
> Donn wrote:
> >> So far I've found VLC (in the repos) to play anything and everything
> >> without extra codecs...
> > Does it really not use extra (potentially legal/patented) codecs? I wonder how
> > it manages that?
> It uses just as many patent-infringing codecs as everyone else. They're
> just built into the app; it's more convenient but not more legal.
> Matt Flaschen
I wasn't aware of that ... Not that I would stop using it, but that
came as a suprise to me... I only read somewhere that VLC "now plays
all media types on cann possibly think of" .... or something like
OK, it's illegal, but still works like a charm...
Quis custodit custodes?
Wer überwacht die Wächter?
Who will watch the watchers?
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