Short for general public license, the license that accompanies some open source software that details how the software and its accompany source code can be freely. The gnu general public license v2 (gpl v2 for short) is the most commonly used open source licence the gnu project (short for gnu’s not unix. Gnu general public license, version 2 (spdx short identifier: gpl-20) gnu general public license, version 3 (spdx short identifier: gpl-30) if you have licensed software you've written. Welcome to the free software directory run this terminal program in a gnu/linux distro to see the meeting start time in your time zone. The gnu lesser general public license (lgpl) is a free software license published by the free software foundation (fsf) the license allows developers and companies to use and integrate. As used herein, this license refers to version 3 of the gnu lesser general public license, and the gnu gnu gpl, and only to the gnu lesser general public. Gpl versions the gnu general public license exists in multiple versions versions are not directly compatible and while the general spirit of the license is the same. Games released under gnu general public license the gpl is one of the free software licenses, probably the most common one.
Full name gnu general public license v30 only short identifier gpl-30 other web pages for this license. Fully free gnu/linux distributions these distributions meet our guidelines for a fully free distro, and are fully committed to keeping their distributions free these distributions meet our. Gnu gpl - download as word foundation you have permission to link or combine any covered work with a work licensed under version 3 of the gnu affero general. You should have received a copy of the gnu general public license along with this program if not, write to the free software foundation, inc, 59 temple place. Gnu general public license v20 gnu gplv2 the gnu gpl is the most widely used free software license and has a strong copyleft requirement when distributing derived works, the source code of. Art exhibit: groton-dunstable high school national art honor society and art club january 23 - march 10, 2018 (click on image to learn more.
A practical guide to gpl compliance this is a guide to effective compliance with the gnu general public license (gpl) which holds copyrights in many gnu. Permissions of this copyleft license are conditioned on making available complete source code of licensed works and modifications under the same license or the gnu gplv3.
Gnu general public license gnu lesser general public license affero general public license gnu free documentation license gpl linking exception softvér. Gnu is a unix-like operating system that is free software—it respects your freedom you can install linux-based versions of gnu which are entirely free software. Gnu general public license with classpath exception (10) gnu library or lesser general public license version 20 (3,352.
The free software foundation (fsf) is a nonprofit with a worldwide mission to promote computer user freedom we defend the rights of all software users we defend the rights of all software. The gnu general public license v3 - an overview by rowan wilson on 28 may 2012 introduction the gnu general public license v3 (gpl v3 for short) is the next version of the extremely.
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The gnu lesser general public license v3 (lgpl-30) summarized/explained in plain english. Linux gpl gnu general public license (14029 kb) linux gpl gnu general public license home products new products electrical calibration electrical standards. Winmerge is open source software under the gnu general public license this means everybody can download the source code and improve and modify it. Gpl for information about the wordpress license, please read the license page or read about why we chose the gpl retrieved from https. The gnu general public license is a free, copyleft license for software and other kinds of works the licenses for most software and other practical works are designed to take away your.
The mit license is gpl-compatible is the gpl license mit-compatible ie i can include mit-licensed code in a gpl-licensed product, but can i include gpl-licensed. Gnu general public license gnu general public license where can i find gnu gpl related source code you can find gnu gpl related source code below dp71x: click to download dp720/750/760. This general public license applies to most of the free software foundation's software and to any other program whose authors commit to using it (some other free software foundation. Gnu general public license notice this product includes software code developed by third parties, including software code subject to the gnu general public license.