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2005.07.25 17:57 "JBIG compression support", by Lee Howard
2005.07.25 18:05 "Re: JBIG compression support", by Bob Friesenhahn
2005.07.25 18:14 "Re: JBIG compression support", by Bob Friesenhahn
2005.07.25 18:21 "Re: JBIG compression support", by Chris Losinger
2005.07.25 18:30 "Re: JBIG compression support", by Lee Howard
2005.07.25 20:38 "Re: JBIG compression support", by Andrey Kiselev

2005.07.25 18:21 "Re: JBIG compression support", by Chris Losinger

> > Most excellent!  JBIG-KIT uses the GPL license (not LGPL) and I have 
> > heard that use of JBIG is covered by some patents.  Since this is the 
> > case, should the configure script default to not supporting JBIG so that 
> > users don't accidentally violate licenses?
>
> FYI, patent information as discovered by the JBIG-KIT author is available 
> at "http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/~mgk25/jbigkit/patents.html".

patents and GPL ? yikes.
yes, please make this disabled by default.


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