Licenses question (was: Re: port of prevayler)

Hannes Hirzel hannes.hirzel.squeaklist at
Mon Feb 17 13:51:28 UTC 2003

Hi Goran

Thanks for answering

goran.hultgren at wrote:

> Combining GPL with MIT (or SqueakL for that matter) would undermine the
> whole purpose of GPL. If I can do whatever I like with code (MIT) then
> why should I ever want to use the more restricting license (GPL)?

Thank you for this information that GPL is more restrictive than MIT!

And it seems that MIT is compatible with Squeak-L.

Could you post a summary or a pointer to a summary which briefly
lists the pros and cons of these three licenses.



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