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Re: Licence of version 9.0 modulesby
InitOS GmbH, Frederik Kramer.
+1 from my side. This move would a) be contradictory to the objectives of the OCA b) negatively impact the entire Odoo ecosystem, since AGPL modules build a natural balance with the "enterprise" only features. Kind regards Frederik Am Dienstag, den 13.09.2016, 22:23 +0000 schrieb Raphaël Valyi: > Hello, fully agree with Daniel. > > > As for the ambiguity: the risk of changing from AGPL to LGPL has been > taken by Odoo SA, not by the OCA. The OCA said it won't sue itself for > combining AGPL and LGPL modules, but the module copyright holders can > still do it if they think they are right. > > > You better stay away from proprietary modules to avoid any risk and to > send the right message for our ecosystem to stick to the open source > side. The OCA does everything in the open and has a much larger > activity than Odoo SA nowadays, proving doing things in the open is > viable once we have a core that is good enough (we definitely have it > now). > > On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 7:08 PM, Daniel Reis <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > Many modules on OCA are still published under AGPL-3 for > Odoo 9.0. > > I am wondering if anyone planned to mass commit the licence > to LGPL-3. > > I think this won't - and shouldn't - happen. > > AFAICR from the license discussions, the OCA recommends the > AGPL license, rather than LGPL. > Also, the original authors license choice is expected to be > respected. > > Regarding the modules I created for the OCA, my personal > position as author is that the should remain AGPL: > Having other people to create and sell commercial versions of > them without asking me is something I wouldn't like to > happen. > > -- > Daniel > > > _______________________________________________ > Mailing-List: http://odoo-community.org/groups/contributors-15 > Post to: mailto:email@example.com > Unsubscribe: http://odoo-community.org/groups?unsubscribe > > > > > > > > -- > Raphaël Valyi > Founder and consultant > http://twitter.com/rvalyi > +55 21 3942-2434 > www.akretion.com > > > > > _______________________________________________ > Mailing-List: http://odoo-community.org/groups/contributors-15 > Post to: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org > Unsubscribe: http://odoo-community.org/groups?unsubscribe > > > -- Dipl.-Wirt.-Inf. Frederik Kramer Geschäftsführer initOS GmbH An der Eisenbahn 1 21224 Rosengarten Phone: +49 4105 56156-12 Fax: +49 4105 56156-10 Mobil: +49 179 3901819 Email: email@example.com Web: www.initos.com Geschäftsführung: Dipl.-Wirt.-Inf. Frederik Kramer & Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Torsten Francke Sitz der Gesellschaft: Rosengarten – Klecken Amtsgericht Tostedt, HRB 205226 Steuer-Nr: 15/205/21518 USt-IdNr.: DE815580155