Re: Bug#395961: gabber: Links with GPL-incompatible licensed OpenSSL
On Tue, Oct 31, 2006 at 02:19:02PM +0000, MJ Ray wrote:
> Goedson Teixeira Paixao <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Version 1.2 of gnomemm (which is the one involved in this bug) is
> > licensed under the GPL.
> ACK. I jumped version somewhere. Probably its upstream is not averse
> to relicensing or giving extra permissions, as 1.3 onwards is LGPL, but
> this is a bug for either/both of gabber or libgnomemm1.2 to fix.
Wouldn't it be possible to link to libgnutls instead of libssl? It seems
that GNU TLS provides an API compatible with OpenSSL.