[Flac-dev] Latest Flac license thinking?
mdz at debian.org
Sun Jan 20 20:50:02 PST 2002
On Tue, Jan 15, 2002 at 10:45:47PM -0500, Asheesh Laroia wrote:
> I've always wondered, why can't a simple LGPL/GPL double-license do the
Because the problem, as I understand it, is that the LGPL is too strict
about linking with non-free code. One of the ideas of the LGPL was to make
it possible to link non-free and free code together under certain
circumstances (like glibc). The GPL prohibits this kind of thing entirely,
so it is even more strict.
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