[development] MIT licensed widgets in d.o GPL repo?
gerhard at killesreiter.de
Fri Oct 20 08:14:41 UTC 2006
Chris Johnson wrote:
> I believe that the policy on anything in the drupal.org repository is
> that it must be GPL licensed. Even something with a more liberal
> license, such as an MIT-licensed widget, would not be allowed.
> Is that correct?
And then no again. If you, as a contributor, re-release the MIT licensed
stuff under GPL you can commit it. I believe that such a re-release is
possible with certain MIT type licenses.
If you choose this route, you shoudl probably document it rather well.
In general, we'd prefer you'd not do it, I guess.
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