Mandrake and the commercial license
rubini at gnu.org
Tue Dec 17 13:54:56 UTC 2002
> Can Mandrake really do this?
Sure. And I even tend to appeciate it.
> they say that owners of the commercial license are not bound by the
> GNU/GPL anymore. They can change the sources and are not forced to make
> the sources available.
This only applies to the code they wrote themselves:
Q. Most components in your Software are covered by a Free Software
license. How can you create a dual-license?
Only the components created by MandrakeSoft are under dual-license.
All other components retain their own license and terms.
Quello che scrivo rappresenta solo il mio personale punto di vista,
non rispecchia l'opinione di organizzazioni di cui faccio o ho fatto parte.
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