[mythtv-users] Another commercial MythTV box

Nick Rout nick at rout.co.nz
Thu Jun 30 01:47:39 UTC 2005

On Wed, 29 Jun 2005 17:59:18 -0700
Ross Campbell wrote:

> > > > The MediaREADY 5000 screenshots definitely give it
> > > > away as MythTV.  It's actually not a bad price point
> > >
> > > Look at the "media jukebox" screenshot. Does not look like mythmusic,
> > 
> > won't the GPL require them to tell us?
> Well, you can insert a menu item into a mythtv menu to launch
> *anything*. If that launched app does not make use of any GPL code or
> link with any GPL libraries, then the GPL doesn't require anything.

yes, depends really on whether the hypothetical module is based on
something out of myth or simply linked into a menu.

as it now appears that the product isn't actually based on myth the
whole question is hypothetical.
Nick Rout

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