[Freegis-list] (L)GPL remarks and FreeGIS licensing

Ian Turton ian at geography.leeds.ac.uk
Tue Aug 12 14:37:25 UTC 2003

>It depends on how you define success.
>E.G. PostGIS, GRASS, GMT, GPSDrive, JTS, KFLog, Vis5d, Geotools,
>GnuGaMa, BBBike and R use GNU GPL;
>OSSIM, OpenEV, VRS and degree both also utilse the LGPL.
>All those can be called successful in their area or targetted use.

just a quick correction both versions of geotools are released under the 
LGPL not the GPL.


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