[zeromq-dev] License of zmq 3.x c++ binding

Pieter Hintjens ph at imatix.com
Tue Mar 5 11:02:06 CET 2013

Good question. The repository wasn't well set up, no license file and
no notes for contributors.

The zmq.hpp license was and still is MIT/X11, you can see this in the
sources. LGPL won't work since it's not a library.


On Tue, Mar 5, 2013 at 10:34 AM, Beyer, Marcel <marcel.beyer at oce.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> The initial zmq 2.x C++ binding was part of zmq itself under the LGPL. The
> binding for 3.x has been moved to a separate project. Is the binding for 3.x
> still under LGPL?
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