Bug 11983 - Open source libhildon-plugins-notify-sv
: Open source libhildon-plugins-notify-sv
Status: UNCONFIRMED
Product: Licensing Change Requests
General
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: N900 Maemo
: Unspecified enhancement with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: unassigned
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Reported: 2011-02-25 12:28 UTC by Jonathan Wilson
Modified: 2011-02-25 13:40 UTC (History)
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Description Jonathan Wilson (reporter) 2011-02-25 12:28:36 UTC
Which component(s) or source packages is the licensing change request about?
libhildon-plugins-notify-sv

Which area is the component in (if you know)? See the openness progress reports
at
http://mer-project.blogspot.com/2010/02/mapping-openness-of-maemo-50-pr11-and.html
Not sure, probably Desktop framework/status-bar-plugins and Desktop
framework/control-panel-applets

What is the current licensing of the component?
nokia proprietary

What licensing would you like it to be and why? Examples can be:
open source and openly developed (move to gitorious), open source (select a
license), non-free but redistributable, non-free, published in nokia-binaries,
document the functionality, etc.
open source

Which project(s) would benefit from this licensing change request?
The project to support custom per-contact ring and SMS tones

What technical purpose do you/your project(s) have for wanting the licensing
change?
To be able to change the code responsible for playing SMS tones and ring tones.
Comment 1 Andre Klapper maemo.org 2011-02-25 13:40:30 UTC
(In reply to comment #0)
> Which project(s) would benefit from this licensing change request?
> The project to support custom per-contact ring and SMS tones

Note that custom ringtones are possible by using ringtoned from Extras-Devel:
http://blog.barisione.org/2010-08/feature-complete-custom-ringtones/