Proposal: New module "kdecore"

Nicolas Goutte nicolasg at
Wed Apr 19 18:04:56 BST 2006

On Wednesday 19 April 2006 18:07, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> 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.
> No.
> 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.

If this would be done, it would mean a change of policy nevertheless, even if 
it is a change of policy for kdelibs only.

Have a nice day!

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