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Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever
06/30/17 06:35 PM


> So
> if the libretro/retroarch folks had been willing to relicense to MIT, then everything
> would be fine from SEGA's point of view. I mean of course it would. At that point,
> libretro would just be giving them everything once that they could use forever
> without giving anything back. SEGA didn't even want to give them some kind of
> "powered by retroarch" splash screen or visible credit when you run the games.

This is the same reason the "New Retro Arcade Neon" frontend is controversial: it's commercial closed source that runs retroarch cores. Except that they do give libretro visible credit, just not the original authors of the retroarch cores (e.g. MAMEdev, Mednafen, byuu, Eke-Eke, etc, etc).







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* Sega Forever brings retro games to iOS and Android for free CTOJAH 06/21/17 06:35 PM
. * Not all is well with Sega Forever Qun Mang  06/22/17 04:19 PM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever remax  06/26/17 12:00 PM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever R. Belmont  06/26/17 09:42 PM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever Qun Mang  06/26/17 03:53 PM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever SoltanGris42  06/26/17 10:57 PM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever R. Belmont  06/30/17 06:35 PM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever Haze  06/30/17 06:43 PM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever MooglyGuy  07/01/17 03:41 PM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever anikom15  07/01/17 08:34 PM
. * ^ Commercialism [nt] anikom15  07/01/17 12:52 AM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever Haze  06/29/17 12:37 PM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever Kitsune Sniper  06/30/17 04:06 AM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever Dullaron  06/23/17 02:02 AM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever SmitdoggAdministrator  06/23/17 04:03 AM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever TServo2049  06/23/17 03:08 PM
. * Re: Not all is well with Sega Forever Dullaron  06/25/17 05:47 PM
. * Re: Sega Forever brings retro games to iOS and Android for free Dullaron  06/22/17 09:40 AM

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