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Re: [sc-dev] [PATCH] Add cmake option NO_GPL3 to simplify building of GPL2 binaries

On Mon, Dec 24, 2012 at 2:43 PM, Dan Stowell <danstowell+sc3@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> I'll change it to GPL 2. Btw, the original source of that other
>> person's code in the hacks file is offered under GPL 2 ("or later
>> version"), so I assume no consent of the original author is needed. Do
>> you agree on that?
> I see - yes, sounds fine. (I assume you're doing "GPL 2 or later" for yours)

Hmm, however, Qt itself is licensed under GPL 3, and LGPL 2.1. I
wonder whether this is compatible with GPL 2?
According to GPL compatibility table [1] LGPL 2.1 is compatible with
GPL 2, but I don't understand how Qt can be licensed at the same time
also under GPL 3, and what that means for compatibility...

[1] http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-faq.html#AllCompatibility

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