Re: [Rd] Non-GPL C (or R) inside of a package

From: oliver <oliver_at_first.in-berlin.de>
Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2011 17:40:12 +0200

On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 10:34:38AM -0500, Jeffrey Ryan wrote: [...]
> My case is a bit more subtle, as the code that I am writing makes no
> use of any GPL code, aside from the compilation and linking to allow
> GPL "R" code to access it.

[...]

Just ask people from the FSF, if your issue is complicated.

Or ask the owner of the nmon-GPLed code, if it is possible to make it open for your project.

That does not necessarily mean that the same code in olther products of the company also needs to become open.

It's possible to make a "fork".

You just can't make GPLed code again closed.

Ciao,

   Oliver



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