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Subject: Re: [boost] BOOST license & GPL
From: Niklas Angare (li51ckf02_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-04-01 22:12:57

"Oliver Kowalke via Boost" <boost_at_[hidden]>wrote:
> 2017-04-01 21:27 GMT+02:00 Andrey Semashev <andrey.semashev_at_[hidden]>:
>> > If I understand it correctly, the copied boost code is now licensed
>> > under
>> > GPLv3
>> Does their code distribution (as a package or VCS) contain BSL text?
>> Do the BSL-licensed files still contain the copyrights and a link to
>> the BSL?
> The license statement of Kicad is: 'it is licensed under GPLv3' - the BSL
> ist not mentioned.
> Kicad has copied all files from the boost lib into one file - including
> all
> copyrigth statements + BSL
> (all put at the top of the file) - and a new library, which is now
> intergral part of kicad, was created.

Where have they included the full text of the BSL? I can't find it.


Niklas Angare

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