where do I find w32 codecs and java

Pablo Barrera pablobarrera315 at gmail.com
Mon Aug 23 00:13:51 UTC 2010

The answer is easy

2010/8/22 Alan Dacey <grokit at ajinfosearch.com>

> On Sunday, August 22, 2010 05:53:27 pm William Biggs wrote:
> > I looking to install w32 codecs and java . I can not find them ?
> >
> >
> >
> Due to legal reasons Ubuntu does not ship with them available
> (why exclude them but include Mono is a mystery to me).

because Mono is a GPL implementation of .NET and the codecs are "components"
with restricted patents.
Mono is an "implementation" of .NET framework and its free.


> Follow this link and you will be able to install the correct repository
> and then have the packages available in your favorite package manager.
> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Medibuntu
> Alan
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