[argyllcms] Re: Packaging aryllcms for distros, and licence incompatibilities

  • From: Gerhard Fuernkranz <nospam456@xxxxxx>
  • To: argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2009 23:06:39 +0100

Richard Hughes wrote:
> In one specific example, spec2cie.c is GPLv2 licensed. This is linked with 
> libinsttypes which is created from libinsttypes.c which is licensed under 
> AGPLv3. AGPLv3 is not compatible with GPLv2.

Well, the header of the file actually sais:

    This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
    it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
    the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
    (at your option) *ANY LATER VERSION*

Doesn't this imply dual/multi licensing anyway (making it implicitly V3


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