[zeromq-dev] GPL'd libs

Steven McCoy steven.mccoy at miru.hk
Mon Jul 15 19:34:02 CEST 2013


On 15 July 2013 13:11, Diego Duclos <diego.duclos at gmail.com> wrote:

> What about when a closed source project needs one of the GPL-only libs ?
> (as is my case).
>
>
Typically this happens with OpenSSL, the solution is to replace with GnuTLS
or other implementation<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_TLS_Implementations>that
is under LGPL or commercial license.

Static linking requires LGPL 2.1 or an explicit exception clause.

-- 
Steve-o
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