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Re: About the KDE issue.

On Wed, 9 Feb 2000 Kristoffer.Rose@ens-lyon.fr wrote:

> FYI I'd just remark that RMS said in his presentation at [GNU/]Linux
> Expo/World in PARIS that Qt 2 is free.  While I agree with the reservations
> we have in Debian it *does* seem awkward that we are stricter with respect
> to freeness than RMS...

No, we're not stricter.
Qt2 *is* indeed free software and is included in the main section of


Where's the problem?
As for KDE, the problem is not about the freeness of Qt2, but about the
fact that it's not compatible with the GPL. (cf: the numerous and endless
threads we had on this issue in debian-devel@ and debian-legal@)


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