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From Markus Stier <markus.st...@stegmannsystems.com>
Subject AW: Clarify relation between GPL and Apache license
Date Wed, 14 Dec 2011 11:12:53 GMT
> > Hi!
> >
> >
> >
> > There are currently (at least) two places which address the
> > compatibility between GPL 2.x and the Apache license 2.0.
> >
> > At  http://www.apache.org/foundation/license-faq.html#GPL, ASF states
> > that both licenses are compatible. This is misleading or even incorrect.
> 
> No it doesn't.

Sorry, I don't understand what you wanted to tell me.

> 
> >
> > According to http://www.apache.org/licenses/GPL-compatibility.html,
> > the Apache 2.0 license is only compatible to GPL >= 2.x if the GPLed
> > software uses Apache'd libraries but not vice versa. This seems to be
> > the more appropriate statement.
> >
> > I suggest that the FAQ page should be updated.
> >
> > Best
> >
> > Markus
> 
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