Proposal: New module "kdecore"

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Wed Apr 19 17:07:52 BST 2006

Nicolas Goutte wrote:
>> 1) A complete KDE environment should run and be usable with just
>> kdelibs + kdebase, as it is right now.
>But kdebase allows GPL, while kdelibs does not.


KDE Libraries must be LGPL or less restrictive. It doesn't mean it's the 
kdelibs module that has to. The programs in there could be GPL. By the 
same token, public libraries outside kdelibs must be LGPL as well.

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