Commercial Use of KDevelop

Tarjei Knapstad tarjeik at
Wed Mar 6 15:11:04 GMT 2002

On Wed, 6 Mar 2002, August Hörandl wrote:

> georg.koller at wrote:
> > 
> > Hello,
> > 
> > is it possible to use KDevelop for writing commercial software ?

The products you get from using a tool are entirely your own, and you can 
license them as you please.

> maybe we should add this to the FAQ or to the README
Well, in my opinion this is general copyright/copyleft stuff which is
covered in detail elsewhere (like so I don't really agree that it 
belongs in the KDevelop FAQ.

But if this question pops up a lot, then why not. FAQ's are there to avoid 
repeated questions...

Tarjei Knapstad, MSc
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