Opened 21 months ago

#2285 new license violation

SmartCutter violates Mplayer license

Reported by: Lazza Owned by: beastd
Priority: normal Component: undetermined
Version: unspecified Severity: normal
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Reproduced by developer: no Analyzed by developer: no

Description

Summary of the bug: SmartCutter? is a for-pay proprietary program developed by Fame Ring. The website is: http://fame-ring.com/smart_cutter.html

The Windows executable can be easily inspected for strings showing that it violates the license of MPlayer (and other FLOSS tools).

How to reproduce: Run this command on the "portable version" executable.

$ grep -abr -e 'MPlayer.[0-9]' smart.exe | strings | head
15034433:
find_sub
spudec
Dialogue: 
MEncoder 1.0rc4-4.2.4
MPlayer 1.0rc4-4.2.4
system
user
protocol.
%s%s

Fame Ring does not provide GPL information related to the tools used, nor they release the source code.

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