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Re: Enterprise: Is it allowed to use AGPL community modules?by
2015-10-05 19:46 GMT+02:00 barnie.giltrap <firstname.lastname@example.org>: > Agreed. I'm still surprised that that this is still an area of > confusion. > > One thing I'd like to clarify, some replies seem to imply that the OCA > are granting additional rights/restrictions over the AGPL. This is not > the case, All the OCA have done is clarified > how AGPL/LGPL/Proprietary interact in a legal sense. > > Barnie > I must disagree again. OCA - recognized a risk for the users of strict application of AGPL and was willing to secure them - as a copyright holder of their modules, grant the right to use a loose interpretation. APGL historical reason to exist is to avoid this incorporation of AGPL work in a proprietary solution. A year ago, everybody in the Odoo community thought it couldn't ever be by-passed.