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From:Lenz Grimmer Date:March 21 2003 10:36am
Subject:Re: [packagers] Question about silent install and license
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Hi,

On Fri, 21 Mar 2003, Per Thomas Jahr wrote:

> But what about other licenses than GPL?
>
> According to [1] it says:
>
> "If your application is licensed under GPL or compatible OSI license
> approved by MySQL AB, you are free and welcome to ship any GPL software
> of MySQL AB with your application."
>
> As I understand this we can choose one of the OSI compatible licenses
> for our code and still ship MySQL.

Here's David Axmark's take:

[SNIP]
> I assume they can not do this, if their application is not GPL, correct?

Yes, But we have said if they release under a OSI approved license that
we can allow it.

> How to handle such cases?

By saying they need to have a OSI approved license and ask us
<licensing@stripped>
[SNIP]

So, if your code is under an OSI approved license, you should be fine -
just get in contact with David via the above mail address to double check.

Thanks!

Bye,
	LenZ
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Question about silent install and licensePer Thomas Jahr20 Mar
  • Re: [packagers] Question about silent install and licenseLenz Grimmer20 Mar
    • Re: [packagers] Question about silent install and licensePer Thomas Jahr21 Mar
      • Re: [packagers] Question about silent install and licenseLenz Grimmer21 Mar