[owncloud-devel] Usage of LGPL source

Bjoern Schiessle schiessle at owncloud.com
Mon May 5 12:12:52 GMT 2014


Hi Patrick,

On 05/05/14 13:12, Hoffmann, Patrick wrote:
> I am not really sure, but LGPL can be used in owncloud, am I right?

Yes, LGPL is GPLv3 compatible and therefore also AGPLv3 compatible. For
reference see this compatibility matrix:
https://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-faq.html#AllCompatibility

Everything which is "GPLv3 or later" compatible should be also
compatible with "APLv3 or later".

cheers,
Björn

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