Questions tagged [GNU GPL] (78)

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GPL license in companies with proprietary developments

Let the company "N Inc." developing under OS based on the Linux kernel. One of the parts of the implementation is, writing a kernel module. Consequently, code written in a module licensed under the GPL. After some time, the project Manager comes to the conclusion that part of the code from this module, you need to transfer...
watson_Lueilwi asked October 10th 19 at 13:44
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LightTPD (on Cygwin) with commercial software under Windows?

Want to use build of LightTPD on Windows under Cygwin as a frontend to FastCGI module in a commercial product. Product together with all the build clients installed on your machine by the installer. The Assembly is used only binary LightTPD (which required pulling a Cygwin1.dll and other joy). The server code I do not touch...
laverne14 asked October 10th 19 at 10:29
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Is it possible to use LGPL as a library in a commercial product without opening the product code

What should be the linking? Necessarily static or dynamic? Do I need to put the text of the LGPL. Read the license itself, based on this response that the LGPL allows dynamic linking to keep your code closed. But want to be safe, therefore, I ask you! Thank you very much, still licenses the moment thin... And do I understa...
Otis.Shanahan asked October 10th 19 at 09:17
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Is it possible to use google-maps-icons in the project?

Is it possible to use google-maps-icons in the project closed-source? They have there Code license: GNU General Public License v3 Content license: Creative Commons 3.0 BY-SA What means the GPL for code — understand it, and the GPL and Creative Commons for icons, not so much. If Yes — that it is necessary to specify on th...
vesta.Mann28 asked October 10th 19 at 05:20
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Questions about the use of code published under the GNU General Public License, version 2

For my project I have this code: * FreeDOS32 Floppy Driver *<br> * by Salvo Isaja *<br> * *<br> * Copyright © 2003-2005, Salvatore Isaja *<br> * *<br> * This is "fdc.c" - Portable code for Floppy Disk Controller support *<br> * *<br> * This file is part of the FreeDOS32 Flo...
samantha4 asked October 10th 19 at 05:17
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Comparison opensource license?

Who can tell in a simple in a nutshell the fundamental differences between opensource the GPL, OSL and BSD. The task is to choose OpenSRS platform for the further development of a commercial product. Basic questions on them: under what license may be issued a derivative depending on the license of the original product; —...
Adeline95 asked October 10th 19 at 04:24
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Can I make commercial plug-ins for Gimp

You need to make a commercial application for image processing. There is an idea to make it in the form of plug-ins for Gimp. If the license prohibits the sale of plug-ins closed-source?
felipe98 asked October 9th 19 at 23:35
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How to combine GPL and proprietary software?

There is a module. He has a GPL license. Also there is a program (proprietary). As far as I know, to load a module to the program it is impossible because of the GPL. How can I solve this issue? PS to rewrite the module has no time and opportunity.
Manley_Monah asked October 9th 19 at 20:41
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Dual license: Can I use in commercial products jQuery?

jQuery is distributed under a dual license MIT or GPL Version 2. What does this mean for the developer? If he can use jQuery without restrictions in their commercial products? Including use at your own code a commercial license and hide the source code?
Kellen.Boga asked October 9th 19 at 19:58
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The choice of license for open source Android apps?

Can't understand what license I need to lay out the project. Project — Android app. Requirement:Not app to collect and sellYou can't sell even if you rewrite itIn open-source projects based on my should be stated authorship Anyone can build an original or modified project and distribute it for free by any means.
Lynn_Stok asked October 8th 19 at 03:40