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Re: Enterprise: Is it allowed to use AGPL community modules?by
On Mon, Oct 5, 2015 at 11:16 AM, Anders Wallenquist <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
Allan, if you have a l10n-x-module that is AGPL. Can you combine that with a non AGPL accounting-module?
If combine means installed in same instance, yes you can.
If you will write a derivate work from AGPL you cant close derivated work.
Regards Anders Wallenquist Den 2015-10-05 kl. 17:49, skrev Alan Bell: > it isn't about mixing, it is about depending. AGPL stuff can't be listed > as a dependency in proprietary modules. It is as simple as that, if you > as a module developer are benefiting from AGPL code in your work, then > your work must respect the conditions of the AGPL module and you must > share alike. If you are just installing and running stuff, then you do > not need to worry about it *at all* because proprietary things that > depend on AGPL modules are not allowed and at some point probably won't > be loaded by the server. > > Mixing is not a useful word in discussing this topic! > > Alan. > > On 05/10/15 16:39, Dominique Chabord wrote: > > hello, > > > > It is a very sensible subject documented in several places. > > > > Let me summarize my understanding in two rules: > > > > - if the AGPL module is copy-righted by OCA, then OCA grants you the > > right to combine with Enterprise here > > https://odoo-community.org/page/faq . There is no mention in the code > > itself about this loose interpretation of the license, so if you > > consider this FAQ can be updated overtime, may be you can ask OCA for > > a document you can archive. > > > > - if the AGPL module is not copy-righted by OCA, refrain mixing it > > with any non GPL (AGPL, GPL, LGPL or compatible) module if you don't > > get a written authorization from all copyright holders. Else you would > > expose to conflicts. > > > > Some hosters (I'm one of them) adopt a restrictive interpretation of > > AGPL and forbid any combination of AGPL module with other modules > > under uncompatible licence as a potentially illegal usage on the > > servers they are responsible for. > > > > > > > > > > > > 2015-10-05 16:59 GMT+02:00 Ermin Trevisan <email@example.com>: > > > Hi all > > > > > > Just to be truly sure: Is it legally possible to install AGPL licensed > > > community modules on an enterprise installation? If yes, under what > > > circumstances? > > > > > > Best, trevi > > > -- > > > twanda AG > > > Ermin Trevisan > > > Artherstrasse 19 > > > CH-6318 Walchwil > > > T +41 41 758 1515> > > M +41 79 208 7373 > > > E firstname.lastname@example.org > > > www.twanda.ch > > > www.twanda.ch/page/restaurant > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > > > Mailing-List: https://www.odoo.com/groups/community-59 > > > Post to: mailto:email@example.com > > > Unsubscribe: https://www.odoo.com/groups?unsubscribe > > > > _______________________________________________ > > Mailing-List: https://www.odoo.com/groups/community-59 > > Post to: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org > > Unsubscribe: https://www.odoo.com/groups?unsubscribe > > > > _______________________________________________ > Mailing-List: https://www.odoo.com/groups/community-59 > Post to: mailto:email@example.com > Unsubscribe: https://www.odoo.com/groups?unsubscribe >