[fpc-devel] LGPL vs BSD

Daniël Mantione daniel.mantione at freepascal.org
Fri Aug 4 14:41:25 CEST 2006

Op Fri, 4 Aug 2006, schreef Marco van de Voort:

> > Or, in case of fpc - build those specific applications with it, which
> > are not common enough for a community to write.
> I prefer I could tell some vendor "implement this embedded architecture", and if you
> submit this back then I grant you a commercial license to integrate the
> compiler into your IDE, without open sourcing the IDE, and for that purpose
> alone. (more or less the GNU mechanism)

You can do this. Of course, you need agreement within the FPC team, but 
there is no reason why we would need a GNU like copyright assignment 
procedure for that.


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