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Re: wxgtk: Is this free software?

Richard Braakman writes:
> wxgtk has been uploaded to master, but I'm not sure if it is free
> software.  Its license is a strange derivative of the GPL, and it
> seems to contradict itself in a number of places.

I think we have to class it as non-free.  Perhaps non-free should have a
subsection labeled 'incomprehensible'?

> *sigh* Why couldn't they just use the LGPL?  All they have added
> is confusion.

If they have included long passages from the GPL they have also infringed
the FSF's copyright.
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