Opened 3 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#4114 open license violation

Drastic Preview Pro violates the GPL

Reported by: kierank Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: undetermined
Version: unspecified Keywords:
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Reproduced by developer: yes
Analyzed by developer: no


--enable-gplv3 in the installed modules

Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by infinitebuzz

As of version 5.0.022, November 26th, 2014 the GPL code has been removed and the LGPL code restored. Installer is available at

Last edited 3 years ago by infinitebuzz (previous) (diff)

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by cehoyos

  • Reproduced by developer set
  • Status changed from new to open

I downloaded the current Drastic installer:
DrasticPreviewPro?, size 96379990, md5sum 11f50c52ccf303c21de721f51f9e7ba1
The zip file contains a binary distribution of libavcodec.
No source code visible.

comment:3 Changed 3 years ago by cehoyos

  • Type changed from task to license violation

comment:4 Changed 3 years ago by infinitebuzz

The binaries are LGPL builds of the 2.4 FFMPEG release. Separate installers and the source that created the binaries are available here:

They were built using the methods described here:

Please note, this is a zip from the build, but the source code is also identical to the 2.4 release.

comment:5 Changed 3 years ago by infinitebuzz

  • Cc added
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