[webkit-dev] Re: [Q] License
alp at atoker.com
Thu Feb 7 15:05:37 PST 2008
Holger Freyther wrote:
> use the Qt, WX or Gtk+ port for Windows. Your other option is finding out if
> this support library is in violation to the spirit and license term of the
> LGPL and then draw your conclusion.
I don't think linking against the Apple's support libraries is a
violation of of the LGPL's spirit or word by any reading.
Anyone who wants a Windows WebKit port for commercial use is best off
using GTK+, Wx or helping out with the new Cairo-based Win32 port (or
using the browser in Qt if they already have a commercial Qt license).
Some examples of commercial Windows apps using WebKit (to the best of my
The only obligation these companies are under is to give back their
changes to WebKit.
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