Using patched taglib in a non open source software...

Ismail Donmez ismail at
Wed Apr 5 20:05:01 CEST 2006

Çarşamba 5 Nisan 2006 21:03 tarihinde, Pierre Chatelier şunları yazmıştı: 
> Hello,
> I intend to use taglib in a little freeware of my own, that is not
> open source. So, I was wondering how to legally do that.
> Reading the LGPL, I have understood that I have to quote Taglib, and
> use it non modified.
> However, there is a trick:
> 	-I do use a modified taglib : the patched version of Jochen Issing
> that can read M4A format
> 	-I have found two bugs in taglib (missing virtual destructors) that
> I have fixed
> 	-I have to modify the compile script to compile the lib as a
> universal binary under MacOSX
> What does it imply regarding LGPL ?

You should make your "fixed & patched" Taglib available somewhere, anyone who 
use your freeware should be able to download it.


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