Include a Media Player in Installation CD / DVD

Basil Chupin blchupin at
Sun Aug 15 11:57:00 UTC 2010

On 15/08/2010 19:27, Yorvyk wrote:
> On Sun, 15 Aug 2010 17:41:34 +1000
> Basil Chupin<blchupin at>  wrote:
>> On 15/08/2010 13:21, IdleOne wrote:
>>> Ubuntu comes with Totem as a default as for the codecs, there are legal
>>> reasons why those codecs are not installed by default and they won't be
>>> anytime soon
>> Nor forever - if the terms of the secret negotiations now going on
>> between nations, and about which they are "sworn" not to discuss or
>> disclose to their citizens are accepted. I read about this only a day or
>> so ago but now cannot find the reference to this :-( .
>> And it is not a joke.
>> I'll see if I can find this article I read and will then post it
>> probably in sounder.
> I think it is ACTA that you’re talking about.

I believe you are correct. All I now need is to find the article I 
mentioned. The details of this ACTA are not revealed or discussed 
publicly - the whole thing is being dealt in complete secrecy.


Don't resent getting old - a great many are denied the privelege.

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