French Presidential elections 2007

Yesterday was the first round of the French elections. Sarkozy and Royal are fighting against each other for the second round.

Political PoV?

Why are you speaking of politics on a VideoLAN categorie, and therefore on planet.v.o?

Well, the answer is easy.

I will not comment anything about their politics, because this is my opinion and it is personnal. However, the software patent is an issue that every VLC media player user should care about.


  • Ségolène Royal is against software patents.
  • Nicolas Sarkozy supports software patents.

So, I guess the choice is pretty obvious (and that does not mean it is my choice.

For VideoLAN's sake, please vote Royal