[pulseaudio-discuss] [PATCH] doc: Update LICENSE to reflect optional libpulse dep on libdbus

Arun Raghavan arun.raghavan at collabora.co.uk
Mon Jun 24 20:50:46 PDT 2013

 LICENSE | 7 +++++++
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+)

diff --git a/LICENSE b/LICENSE
index cd5e42f..80fc08c 100644
@@ -13,6 +13,13 @@ Since the PulseAudio daemon, tests, various utilities/helpers and the modules
 link to libpulsecore and/or the afore mentioned optional GPL dependencies they
 are of course also GPL licensed also in this scenario.
+In addition to this, if D-Bus support is enabled, the PulseAudio client library
+(libpulse) MAY be demoted to GPL, depending on the license adopted for libdbus.
+libdbus is licensed under either of the Academic Free License 2.1 or GPL 2.0 or
+above. Which of these applies is your choice, and the result affects the
+licensing of libpulse and thus, potentially, all programs that link to
 Andre Adrian's echo cancellation implementation is licensed under a less
 restrictive license - see src/modules/echo-cancel/adrian-license.txt for

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