Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 299301
UI: There is no indiciation as to which plugins are open source and which are propriatary
Last modified: 2013-01-09 21:39:34 EST
Summary says it all. Would be good information to know if somebody is choosing
non-free (as on speech) software.
All of them are non-free, as per the definitions from the FSF.
In some countries (like the US), those plugins require payment of a patent
license (that includes the mp3 decoder, and the mpeg demuxer).
So they can never be considered free, and the availability of sources doesn't
On the other hand, the Fluendo site should have more prominent links to the
sources for the plugins that have some available. I filed this as: