Should Wine move to LGPL 3?

Damjan Novak aryah47 at
Wed Jul 25 08:58:41 CDT 2007

On 7/24/07, Scott Ritchie <scott at> wrote:
> MS explicitly excluded Wine from that deal anyway.
> Thanks,
> Scott Ritchie

I dont think that it matters what the patent covenant covers or not
for this to work, all it takes is that they distribute it via vouchers
as part of the SuSE distribution, and with some luck in the unfolding
of these events, LGPLv3 patent provisions might disarm them by itself,
but IANAL...

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