[Gtk-sharp-list] Are proprietary GTK# components allowed?

Miguel de Icaza miguel@ximian.com
26 May 2003 16:39:36 -0400


> I see that gtk-sharp is under LGPL. If i inherit GTK# widget to create a
> custom one must i release it under LGPL too? Is there a way to create
> commercial GTK# components for Mono? Due to patents/royalties that might be
> the only way for a widget to exist (e.g. video player using some proprietary
> video codec).
> I short, can there be a GTK# section on componentsource.com?

The intention is to enable software developers to create proprietary
derivative widgets if they so wish.