Re: Licence question
On Thu, 8 Nov 2001, Martin Schulze wrote:
>Maximilian Reiss wrote:
>> I intend to package the liquid kde theme by mosfet.
>> The Licence problem is, that this theme is under qpl, but is linked against
>> kdelibs (gpl). I was told that this is a problem. Is there any chance to get
>> it into debian?
>Wasn't the QPL vs. GPL thing resolved nowardays?
IIRC, it was solved by putting the relevant portions under GPL more than
>> I heard there is a way if I ask the copyright owner of the gpl software if it
>> is ok to link it. Is this right?
>Get him to write it into his license.
You have paid nothing for the preceding, therefore it's worth every penny
you've paid for it: if you did pay for it, might I remind you of the
immortal words of Phineas Taylor Barnum regarding fools and money?
Who is John Galt? firstname.lastname@example.org, that's who!