[sldev] GPL issues....

Latif Khalifa latifer at streamgrid.net
Sun Aug 17 12:49:39 PDT 2008


> So it is not ok to just publish a 134Kb patch because it could contain some
> proprietary code coming from open-source contributors such as you (I thought
> LL had the sole copyright on contributed code), but it is ok to publish the
> whole 90Mb source code, including said proprietary code and custom code.
> Minus the proprietary libraries. Did I get that right ?

According to the FAQ its not OK to distribute the binary compiled with
that 134Kb patch applied wihtout providing the full source used for
building the bin. Publishing patches only is not prohibited in any
way.

-- L


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