RE: License information for Glib2
- Date: Mon, 8 May 2017 15:00:04 +0000
- From: ANDY KENNEDY <ANDY.KENNEDY@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: RE: License information for Glib2
> GLib is licensed LGPLv2 or later per its file headers. Some of the
> test programs and ancillary scripts are licensed GPLv2 or have other
> licenses on a per file basis, but the library is intended to be linked
> to and distributed under the LGPL.
> The Library GPL is the old name for the Lesser GPL.
> (Obligatory IANAL, Use your own judgment, etc.)
I would say that the Library was a predecessor, however, not really
the "old name" for the LGPL. I believe these two were completely
different (from reading the history). Though, we haven't consulted
our "L" yet.
> -A. Walton
Thanks for the quick reply!
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