[Pharo-project] new Cog VMs uploaded
toon.verwaest at gmail.com
Thu May 5 18:27:15 CEST 2011
> You have it backwards. There is *no* GPL code in OpenQwaq. If there
> had been the whole project would have had to become GPL and Teleplace
> could not have protected itself against others using the code. By
> releasing the code as GPL Teleplace's investors retain the sole
> commercial rights to the code. No-one else can use the code without
> their contributions becoming GPL. Hence no-one wanting to do
> commercial development using OpenQwaq can do so and protect their
> contributions. Teleplace's investors, however, /can/ subsequently
> sell or exploit commercial rights to the code, which they still hold.
A policy that even Richard Stallman sees as good use of GPL...
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