[sane-devel] Please give me some help to solve the license issues in using sane
azummo-lists at towertech.it
Tue Jun 10 23:55:34 UTC 2008
On Wed, 11 Jun 2008 08:49:04 +0900
Olaf Meeuwissen <olaf.meeuwissen at avasys.jp> wrote:
> > correct.
> No so. As per my reply to Johannes' mail:
> This depends on the respective license conditions of the free and
> non-free parts. If all of the conditions are not mutually exclusive,
> then there is no problem license wise. If even only two of the
> conditions are mutually exclusive, you have a license violation on
> your hands.
> The above goes for any kind of combination where multiple licenses
> are involved, not just when combining with GPL'd software.
clear. I was talking about a possible proprietary sane backend
GPL backend + proprietary decoding libs. A manufacturer would choose
compatible terms for this case and it is not forbidden by the GPL.
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