[linux-elitists] Re: The GPLV3 Position... (and a suggestion to Jon Corbet)
Tue Sep 26 16:48:57 PDT 2006
Quoting Greg Sabino Mullane (email@example.com):
> > Has any project with real users ever successfully
> > moved from a license with fewer restrictions to one
> > with more?
> Well MySQL did the whole "LGPL->GPL to make more $$" move a
> while back.
Add: WINE from BSD to LGPL. (Subsequent Project ReWind, the attempted
BSD-continuation fork, appears to have flopped.)
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