Good Options for dual licensing?

Aaron Toponce aaron.toponce at gmail.com
Sat Sep 29 16:44:38 MDT 2007


MySQL also has a GPL and commercial dual-license setup.  May be worth
checking into.
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Dave Smith wrote:
> Check out Trolltech's commercial license vs GPL license of Qt. They do
> almost exactly this, but instead of derivative works, they simply allow
> you to link against their library without GPL'ing your app. Pretty
> close, so it may work for you what you want.
> 
> --Dave
> 
> Steve wrote:
>> I am about to release a bunch of source code into the wild under the
>> GPL v3.
>> I've read it, and feel it's appropriate for what I'm trying to do
>>
>> However I would also like to offer a paid licensing option which
>> allows people to close the source on their derived works.  Does anyone
>> know of a good option I can offer for sale which allow folks to do
>> this if they want to?
>>
>> Thanks in advance,
>> Sincerely,
>> Steve
>>
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