Licence change for time zones code in kdelibs

Shaheed srhaque at
Thu Nov 8 19:37:24 GMT 2007

On Thursday 08 November 2007, David Jarvie wrote:
> Hi Shaheed,
> Some of the time zones source files in kdelibs are licensed as LGPL v2,
> which is not compatible with GPL v3, which will soon become necessary in
> order that KDE can continue to use third party libraries which have moved
> to GPL v3. To fix this problem, do you agree to changing the licence
> statement in the following files which you have contributed code to, to
> LGPL "version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version"?
> kdelibs/kdecore/date/ksystemtimezone.cpp
> kdelibs/kdecore/date/ktimezone.h
> kdelibs/kdecore/date/ktimezone.cpp
> kdebase/runtime/ktimezoned/ktimezoned.cpp
> If you agree, please copy your reply to kde-core-devel for purposes of
> record.

Hi David,

Sure: no problem.

Thanks, Shaheed

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