kdelibs and the GPL
konold at kde.org
Wed Jun 19 08:53:40 BST 2002
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On Wednesday 19 June 2002 08:56 am, Allan Sandfeld Jensen wrote:
> Library GPL is the old term. Now LGPL means Lesser GPL. So please revert
> those changes.
We intentionaly chose LGPL in order to attract also developers of proprietary
applications in order to gain applications which integrate well in KDE. IMHO
"Lesser" is more a political statement than a technical term.
I do agree however that there are cases where politics makes sense.
Dipl.-Phys. Martin Konold
Stauffenbergstraße 107, 72074 Tuebingen, Germany
email: konold at kde.org
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