[gst-devel] License field patch
hadess at hadess.net
Tue Sep 17 07:13:08 CEST 2002
On Tue, 2002-09-17 at 15:04, Christian Fredrik Kalager Schaller wrote:
> Ok, here is my patch for adding a license field to GStreamer. I have
> tested to work for the Goom plugin. If this core patch is ok, I will
> progress to add license info to all plugins.
> The license I will list is the effective license. Meaning that plugins
> based on GPL libs will be listed as GPL. Other plugins will probably all
> be listed as LGPL as that is the license of our plugin code. Of course
> if I find that the underlying library has a license that adds special
> considerations I will list that license instead of the LGPL.
you should also add something like:
#define GST_LICENSE_GPL "GPL"
#define GST_LICENSE_LGPL "LGPL"
So that people would use these in their plugins instead of the names.
Will make it easier to translate once GST is to be i18ned.
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