[wp-hackers] Apache 2.0 License?

Mark Jaquith markjaquith at gmail.com
Sun Mar 20 02:17:04 UTC 2011

On Sat, Mar 19, 2011 at 8:39 PM, scribu <mail at scribu.net> wrote:
> Denying inclusion of plugins just so that other third-parties can make
> bundles without doing their homework seems even less of a legitimate reason
> than the "would prevent inclusion in core" one.

It would make certain bundles *impossible*, no matter how much
homework you did. GPLv2-only and GPLv3+ can't be combined. But I'm not
sure that outweighs the benefit that would be realized by allowing
GPLv3 and GPLv3-compatible code.

Mark Jaquith
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