Re: FYI: open source graphs in Java

From: Johannes Ernst (
Date: Tue Aug 21 2001 - 20:03:49 PDT

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    >The only question for me is the license, as I don't know the difference
    >between GPL and LGPL in terms of being a virus license.

    The Lesser Gnu Public License is not viral, i.e. anyone can build
    proprietary, closed software for money incorporating the code
    licensed under LPGL.

    The contagious license is the Gnu Public License GPL.

    For an excellent (although clearly biased ...) overview over the
    different models see

    Of course, I'm not a lawyer.


    Johannes Ernst
    R-Objects Inc.

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