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Alfred M. Szmidt

The term "non-GPL" as you use it is confusing, there are two different topics, namley code the is GPL _compatible_ and code that is not.

Mixing (in the sense of creating a deriviate work) GPL compatible code is always allowed, even if it might not be the GPL.

Mixing code that is not GPL compatible is never allowed unless it is as you note, a system library.

Alfred M. Szmidt // GNU hacker



You're right. I've fixed it partially (replaced NON-GPL by PROPRIETARY) for now.


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I'm also a firm believer that once a cat (well, a license) is out of the bag it's better to trust people and to provide them with as much information as possible so that they can choose by themselves.

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