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Sat Sep 4 14:48:01 UTC 2010
Helge Reikeras wrote:
> I'm considering using ARToolKit for a project I'm working on. See
> http://www.hitl.washington.edu/artoolkit/. The disclaimer reads
> " IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING YOUR RIGHT TO USE ARTOOLKIT:
> ARToolKit is made available freely for non-commercial use under the
> GNU General Public License. Commercial licenses to a professional
This appears to void the GPL, as it appears to be an additional
restriction. There appear to be no licences other than the commercial ones.
It is possible they didn't mean commercial, but something more limited,
corresponding to things not permitted by the GPL.
However, it is likely that they failed to understand the GPL.
Emails are not formal business letters, whatever businesses may want.
RFC1855 says there should be an address here, but, in a world of spam,
that is no longer good advice, as archive address hiding may not work.
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