Packaging of PlayOnLinux

Ian Malone ibmalone at gmail.com
Thu Oct 15 12:49:15 UTC 2015


On 15 October 2015 at 11:50, Petr Pisar <ppisar at redhat.com> wrote:
> On 2015-10-14, Alexandre Moine <nobrakal at gmail.com> wrote:
>> But, we have to be very careful with this software since it downloads
>> scripts and icons from the web (in the automated installer part)...
>> And it can install for example IE or steam by simply clicking a
>> button, without any mentions of the proprietary part of these
>> software. I don't know if this is legal from the point of vue of our
>> lawyers :)
>>
> Yet web browsers download and execute proprietary software every minute
> and nobody is for removing the browsers from Fedora because of that.
>

There is a GNU project to do roughly that (at least for Javascript),
https://www.gnu.org/software/librejs/

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