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Re: openssl and GPL

On Sun, Apr 21, 2002 at 04:15:09PM +1000, Brian May wrote:
> I normally like the GPL, but I find it a bit irratating that I can't
> take some GPL program, and link it against Heimdal (which happens to
> be linked against OpenSSL), without express permission from all the
> copyright holders of the GPL software. In fact, I would argue that this
> goes against the goals of the GPL.

I'd tend to blame OpenSSL for this inconvenience, not the GPL.

Glenn Maynard

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