Opened 4 months ago

Last modified 7 days ago

#1350 new defect/bug

Navit is licensed under GPL v2 with no OpenSSL exception

Reported by: pini Owned by: KaZeR
Priority: major Milestone: version 0.5.1
Component: core Version:
Severity: normal Keywords:
Cc: gilles.filippini@…

Description

Hi,

Navit wants to link against OpenSSL (libcrypto) while its current GPLv2 licensing (with no OpenSSL exception) is incompatible with the OpenSSL license. See [1], [2], [3].

[1] https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=857199#17 [2] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OpenSSL#Licensing [3] https://people.gnome.org/~markmc/openssl-and-the-gpl.html

Thanks,

_g.

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 7 days ago by kazer

  • Milestone set to version 0.5.1
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