[postgis-devel] License conflict between PostGIS core and raster

Mateusz Loskot mateusz at loskot.net
Tue Oct 22 09:01:44 PDT 2013

On 21 October 2013 22:54, Bborie Park <dustymugs at gmail.com> wrote:
> It has come to my attention that the license of the raster component is
> GPL3+ while PostGIS core is GPL2 only. The licenses are not compatible and
> as a contributor to the raster component, I'd like to see the removal of
> this conflict.
> As for my opinion (for what it's worth), I'd like to see the raster
> component be relicensed to GPL2+ for 2.0, 2.1 and -trunk.

+1 for me, as a developer (not in PSC) to relicense raster code as
"GPL2 or later"

Best regards,
Mateusz  Loskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net

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