[XML-SIG] New release of xml package

Fredrik Lundh fredrik@pythonware.com
Tue, 9 Jun 1998 16:54:14 +0100

> * What's the license on everything going to be?  Stefane's DOM 
>code is under LGPL; pyexpat is under Python's license; sgmlop is even
>less restrictive.  Lars, what license are you using for your code?
>I'd argue for Python-style, but LGPL would also be tolerable, I think.

IMO, all important Python extensions should use Python-style licenses.

People had enough trouble using PIL 0.1 which used a slightly modified
version of Python's license (it essentially said that you couldn't use PIL
unless you also used Python, something that led to mails from company
lawyers, etc.).  And some people think that anything with a GPL in it is

Cheers /F