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Subject: Re: plugins on RaaA

Re: plugins on RaaA

From: Jonathan Gordon <jdgordy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Mar 2011 20:42:02 +1100

On 30 March 2011 20:34, Frank Gevaerts <frank_at_gevaerts.be> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 08:18:15PM +1100, Jonathan Gordon wrote:
>> Hi,
>> How much do we really care about the graphical plugins working on
>> RaaA? Really I'm asking about pictureflow and credits.
>
> I would assume that the people who want pictureflow on a DAP will also
> work on RaaA. I personally don't use it, so I won't argue that it's
> critical :)
>
> I think credits is a bit different though. I think it's fairly reasonable
> to interpret GPLv2 2c as saying you're not allowed to drop the credits
> plugin, but even without that I think we really want to have that list
> accessible. Of course temporarily breaking things during development
> shouldn't be a problem, but the credits functionality will have to be
> restored in some way fairly soon I'd say.
>
> What happens if plugins are built assuming a small screen? Will they
> break horribly, or just show up awkwardly in a corner?
>
> Frank
>

They wont compile currently, and yeah, I thought about the gpl issue
but then is it even possible to break our own license?
Received on 2011-03-30


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