"Jan-Rixt Van Hoye" <janvanhoye@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > I've a little question to all of you openbeos people. I'm now busy > with > the development of some applications. Many people/developers say > that you may not reinvent the wheel, so I could use code from FreeBSD > or OpenBSD (for usr.bin applications)and adapt it for OpenBeOs. > Now is my question: May I use code from FreeBSD or OpenBSD or do I > have to make everything from scratch? As long as the original license is retained, you may use code from one of the BSDs or even from GNU, depending on what you do. Bye, Axel.