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Bored with Debian – x264 patents

JB Kempf is pretty unhappy in this blog entry with that Debian has removed the x264 package.
Read it here

Quote:

x264
x264 was removed from debian unstable according to : http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=423250

With the very best explanation ever: Now – it contains mpeg4 stuff, try googling for “mpeg4 patent” once and you know why it needs to go out.

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