Re: Dia Licensing
- From: "Octavio Alvarez" <alvarezp alvarezp ods org>
- To: "discussions about usage and development of dia" <dia-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Dia Licensing
- Date: Mon, 13 Apr 2009 20:15:15 -0700
On Mon, 13 Apr 2009 06:16:14 -0700, Franz Waldmüller <waldbauernbub gmx at> wrote:
Parvindar Singh Dhaliwal schrieb:
I am writing to you regarding the licensing of your application Dia.
Under the licensing terms and conditions, am I allowed to use your
application commerciall as I am required to create flow charts and
below is the output of a section of the dia man-page:
Copyright 1999 Alexander Larsson.
Permission to use, copy, modify, and distribute this software
and its documentation for any purpose and without fee is hereby
granted, provided that the above copyright notice appear in all copies
and that both that copyright notice and this permission notice appear in
Isn't this contradicting with the GPL v2 (as from the reply from Hans)?
The above paragraph would allow the licensee to distribute the software in binary form (modified or not)
without the need of offering/posting/linking the source code, which would contradict the GPL.
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