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From: Oleg Trott <oleg_trott@c...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Commercial application written in O'Caml: ExcelEverywhere
On Friday 19 September 2003 07:10 am, skaller wrote:
> Agree. Too many LGPL contributions, which I can't
> use in my open source project because it has a
> public domain licence -- I *desire* to encourage
> commercial use of my code: the more users the better.

Does it make sense to give your library a license any more permissive than 
OCaml runtime (LGPL with static linking) ? Applications using your library 
will have to use OCaml runtime anyway. The difference comes up only when the 
user changes your library. On the other hand, having LGPL license may 
encourage open-source advocates to contribute.

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