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Re: Licensing exception to increase product compatibility

Ivan Ristic <ivanr@webkreator.com> wrote:
> I think that it's possible to design a licensing exception that would
> essentially say the following:
> - For non-ModSecurity-related modules, allow any open source licence.
>    We would either call for any OSI-certified licence, or explicitly
>    list every licence allowed.
> - Changes to ModSecurity, or modules that work with ModSecurity to
>    change or extend its functionality, would remain covered under GPLv2.

I think you want to do what MySQL has done.  They have similar issues.


Walter Landry

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