[Mono-list] - C# / OpenGL and System.Windows.Forms on
Thu, 6 Feb 2003 05:08:52 -0800 (PST)
--- Freddy BL <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> CsGL is licensed under the MIT/BSD-license. Thats license is ok, I think.
> The Mesa3D-library is licensed under an similar BSD-license.
> At your project-page under http://sourceforge.net/projects/monoglo there
> stand "License: GNU General Public License (GPL)". Thats what I don't like.
> MonoGLo is a library. So BSD/MIT is ok and LGPL is ok, but not GPL!
> (Btw: Adam have choosen for Qt# the same license) :-(
Could you please explain *why* you think the GPL is not acceptable for libraries? The GPL is one
of the most widely used Free Software licenses. The LGPL license is known as the *lesser* license
and was created for strategic reasons not because of any principle that 'libraries should be free
for proprietary developers'. Do you wish to create proprietary software with MonoGlo?
Do you Yahoo!?
Yahoo! Mail Plus - Powerful. Affordable. Sign up now.