[vlc-devel] [TROLL] LGPL vs GPL

Devin Heitmueller dheitmueller at kernellabs.com
Wed Nov 20 16:37:34 CET 2013

On Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 10:34 AM, Devin Heitmueller
<dheitmueller at kernellabs.com> wrote:
> videodev2.h is dual licensed GPL/BSD specifically so it can be used by
> closed source applications.  If v4l2-common.h and v4l2-controls.h are
> expected to be used by userland, then the lack of comparable licensing
> is most likely an oversight.  I will check in with Hans Verkuil and
> get his take.

Correction:  v4l2-controls.h is dual licensed as well, so we're now
just talking about v4l2-common.h.


Devin J. Heitmueller - Kernel Labs

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