[squeak-dev] Re: Swazoo - LGPL or MIT?
philippe.marschall at gmail.com
Sat Mar 22 18:46:08 UTC 2008
2008/3/22, Colin Putney <cputney at wiresong.ca>:
> On 22-Mar-08, at 10:05 AM, Sebastian Sastre wrote:
> > AFAIK the ported seaside code should not be part of the commercially
> > licenced VW
> > code. It should be a MIT piece of software running on top of a
> > commercial one
> > (like Squeak runing on Win32/Mac). But I'm not an expert, just
> > common sense.
> Not necessarily. The MIT license allows Cincom to do pretty much
> whatever they want with Seaside, including sublicensing it to their
> customers under a comercial license. As long as Cincom isn't charging
> extra for Seaside,
I don't see how money has anything to do with with. Even charging for
GPL software is ok by anybody including the FSF.
> It probably doesn't matter much, because you can't
> run Seaside on VW without a license from Cincom anyway, but it's
> probably worth clarifying.
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