GPL vs BSD Licence
tedm at toybox.placo.com
Fri Oct 29 22:00:26 PDT 2004
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Phil Schulz [mailto:ph.schulz at gmx.de]
> Sent: Friday, October 29, 2004 2:52 AM
> To: Ted Mittelstaedt
> Cc: davids at webmaster.com; chat at freebsd.org
> Subject: Re: GPL vs BSD Licence
> So I cannot use GPL'ed (vs LGPL'ed) library for software w/o placing
> the result under the GPL?
Correct - per the FSF's interpretation of the GPL.
> I think I'm realizing once again that I don't fully get the GNU
> interpretation of "free". To me, "free" means more sth like "here, take
> it and do what you want w/ it, but don't bother me if you screw up"
> which is why I favour BSD-style licensed software.
I don't think that anyone really gets anything that RMS says about
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