Subject: Re: GPL vs. LGPL
From: Alvin Oga <>
Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2005 16:40:09 -0700 (PDT)

On Sun, 21 Aug 2005, Zak Greant wrote:

> On Aug 21, 2005, at 06:08PDT (CA), wrote:
> > GPL is a classic and most people have heard of it. But why was the  
> > LGPL
> > introduced? What are the differences between the GPL and the LGPL?

> The Free Software Foundation maintains some information on the GPL  
> and LGPL here:

more differences and similaries and types of "open source licenses"

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