Re: Proposed license policy

> Libgtop is another example of a GPL library in gnome.  In both these
> cases, the library does not provide functionality required to create gnome
> applications.  I would have a problem if someone was using a GPL'd library
> as a way for collecting royalties from people wanting to use part of the
> gnome development platform.

DB3 is a GPL-like library that is dual licensed.  Nice library, very
hard to duplicate, has created a real business, pays the bills of the
authors, promotes development of free software.

I guess I do not agree with ostracizing libraries because someone
chooses to GPL it for whatever reasons they have. 


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