Calling GPL code from a Python application

Ernst Noch enoch at
Wed Jan 4 20:40:33 CET 2006

Mike Meyer wrote:

> In my case, I get paid for building custom applications. If I use
> GPL'ed software, I'm required to give my client the software under the
> GPL (or, as you point out, a GPL-compatible license). I never bother -
> I hand them a tarball and installation instructions and they install
> it on their systems, or I install the stuff on their systems for them,
> and it never goes anywhere else. I believe that's in compliance with
> the GPL, because they get all the rights that the GPL wants them to
> have. 


Yeah, and you are in absolute compliance with what the FSF intends the 
GPL to be:

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