[haiku-development] Re: Is im_kit within the scope of Haiku for GSoC projects?

  • From: "Pier Luigi Fiorini" <pierluigi.fiorini@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 7 Apr 2008 21:23:36 +0200

2008/4/7, Rene Gollent <anevilyak@xxxxxxxxx>:
> On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 2:14 PM, Pier Luigi Fiorini
> <pierluigi.fiorini@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > As far as I can tell about libpurple has two problems:
> > - Its license is GPL
> > - It needs glib and/or dbus
> >
> GLib is not optional...D-Bus might be, checking with a co-worker who's
> a Pidgin dev.

Nice! My main arguments agains libpurple are D-Bus and GPL, glib may be a
price we can pay to gain more/better protocol support.
For me the only disadvantage is the GPL license which *may* not be a problem
for a protocol add-on.

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