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Re: Licence of version 9.0 modulesby
InitOS GmbH, Frederik Kramer.
Sure. It absolutely depends on what lawyer you ask. Just like physician they are ! Am Freitag, den 16.09.2016, 08:38 +0000 schrieb Pedro M. Baeza (Tecnativa): > There were already other queries to license specialist lawyers (both > from Odoo and OCA) before making the statement and the answer was the > opposite, stating that the depends approach is the valid one, so I'm > afraid we will need a judge and how he/she wakes up the morning of the > judgment to see the result :p > > > Regards. > > > 2016-09-16 10:23 GMT+02:00 Frederik Kramer > <email@example.com>: > Hi Pedro, i think this is the crucial point. It's not Odoo or > the OCA but somebody that wants to have the case clarified at > court that puts the thread on us. My honest opinion is that > Odoo as well as OCA interpret the AGPL wrongly by stating that > any AGPL module does not infect all Odoo but i am just a part > time scientist and no lawyer. Yet all lawyers i have spoken > to, and i explained the situation agreed on my perspective > (maybe i biased them ;-). However, i think if somebody starts > to sue, this will have a very negative impact on the > ecosystem. Kind regards Frederik Am Freitag, den 16.09.2016, > 08:08 +0000 schrieb Pedro M. Baeza (Tecnativa): > Actually, > this is only a theorization of how to interpret the license. > > Both Odoo and OCA board agreed to interpret the license in the > library > manner, and there are strong facts that supports > this, so, no, Odoo is > not needed to be entirely AGPL. > > > > But until the first sue with a judgment that creates > jurisprudence > (and this can even vary by countries), there's > nothing totally clear. > Said that, I can't think now in too > much interest in breaking this > license agreement/balance by > any of the parties. > > > Regards. > > > 2016-09-16 9:38 GMT > +02:00 Jairo Llopis <firstname.lastname@example.org>: > > OTOH, if we consider Odoo a library, then it is perfectly > > possible to combine them: > > http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-faq.html#AllCompatibility > > > > > > > -- > > Jairo Llopis > > > > _______________________________________________ > > Mailing-List: http://odoo-community.org/groups/contributors-15 > > Post to: mailto:email@example.com > > Unsubscribe: http://odoo-community.org/groups?unsubscribe > > > > > > > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > > 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