Le mardi, 7 novembre 2017, 15.05:19 h CET Michael Sweet a écrit : > Apple is excited to announce that starting with CUPS 2.3 we will be > providing CUPS under the terms of the Apache License, Version 2.0. > > For more information about the Apache License, Version 2.0, please see the > Apache Software Foundation licenses page at: > > http://www.apache.org/licenses/ CUPS was so far licensed under what Debian nicknamed as "GPL-2.0 with AOSDL exception"  : > (…) In addition, as the copyright holder of CUPS, Apple Inc. grants the > following special exception: (…) Is Apple going with "pristine" Apache License 2.0  without further exceptions? This is going to make CUPS incompatible with GPL-2-only software [2,3]. My understanding it that it doesn't affect dynamic-linking situations (both software that CUPS needs, or software that need libcups*), aka not a concern for distributors, but are there other potential impacts of this license change that I'm missing ? Cheers, OdyX  https://sources.debian.net/src/cups/2.2.1-8/debian/copyright/#L50  http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0  https://www.gnu.org/licenses/license-list.en.html#apache2  https://www.apache.org/licenses/GPL-compatibility.html
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