changeset 116:a7b44a3f16bd

Updated license information to point to LGPL.
author Martin Geisler <mg@daimi.au.dk>
date Thu, 03 Apr 2008 21:41:49 +0200
parents 4e414f5c17da
children 20b382a85f2c
files index.txt
diffstat 1 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/index.txt	Mon Mar 24 20:49:13 2008 +0100
+++ b/index.txt	Thu Apr 03 21:41:49 2008 +0200
@@ -57,17 +57,19 @@
 Mac OS X). Please see the `installation guide`_ for details on the
 requirements.
 
-VIFF is Free Software, licensed under the `GNU GPL`_. This means that
+VIFF is Free Software, licensed under the `GNU LGPL`_. This means that
 you can download and use it for free and modify it to suit your needs.
 You are free to redistribute your modifications as long as you do it
-together with the modified source.
+together with the modified source. You are allowed to build
+applications (commercial or not) that use VIFF without having to
+license them under the LGPL.
 
 .. _secure multi-party computations: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/
                                      Secure_multiparty_computation
 .. _Python: http://python.org/
 .. _Twisted: http://twistedmatrix.com/
 .. _installation guide: install.html
-.. _GNU GPL: http://hg.viff.dk/viff/raw-file/tip/COPYING
+.. _GNU LGPL: http://hg.viff.dk/viff/raw-file/tip/COPYING.LIB
 
 Use Cases
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