[Sugar-devel] licensing question
quozl at laptop.org
Wed May 23 23:28:24 EDT 2018
On Wed, May 23, 2018 at 11:23:24PM -0400, Dave Crossland wrote:
> On Wed, May 23, 2018, 8:54 PM James Cameron <quozl at laptop.org> wrote:
> If the source license is GPLv3+, then anyone can relicense as Apache
> NOOOOOOOO :)
> This is ABSOLUTELY false.
> If the source license is GPLv3+, then anyone can add new code that
> combines with the GPLv3(+) code under Apache 2.0, because the GPLv3
> is _compatible_ with Apache 2.0.
> No one can relicense code other than the copyright holder(s).
Yay, someone's listening. ;-) Thanks for the correction.
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