GPL, BSD, commercial
matthew.flaschen at gatech.edu
Thu Apr 2 04:00:19 UTC 2009
Wilson, Andrew wrote:
> Matt, if "my program" in this context is an original work where Michele is
> the copyright owner and which is not derived from GPL code, then
> I think his question may be about dual licensing of his original code,
> not the (L)GPL libraries. In that case, the answer for dual licensing
> GPL/proprietary of Michele's original code would be "probably yes."
Any code that is owned solely by Michele and not a derivative of any
other code can be dual-licensed without constraints. Is that what
you're saying? If so, I agree. Of course, determining what is a
derivative work is non-trivial.
> I am not a lawyer. Michele, you need a real lawyer for
> these questions.
Agreed. As already said, this is not legal advice. You can only get
that from a lawyer.
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