using Visual Basic in open source projects
matthew.flaschen at gatech.edu
Wed Jul 23 03:06:56 UTC 2008
Tzeng, Nigel H. wrote:
> So...there's no issues with running in the "Free World". Especially
> given that you can run proprietary apps on Linux which represents the
> main "free" operating system anyway. That paragraph is misleading in
> this context.
The paragraph is not misleading. You are misinterpreting it. It is not
saying you /can't/ license a VB6 program under the GPL (note that it
says "If you do this", which means you can do it). It's saying if you
do so, your program can't be used in a free software only environment.
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