[PD] ZenGarden license x Pure Data license

Ricardo Lameiro ricardolameiro at gmail.com
Mon Apr 19 04:37:38 CEST 2010

from Miller's Source package license.txt
This software is copyrighted by Miller Puckette and others.  The following
terms (the "Standard Improved BSD License") apply to all files associated
the software unless explicitly disclaimed in individual files:

Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are

1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright
   notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above
   copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following
   disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided
   with the distribution.
3. The name of the author may not be used to endorse or promote
   products derived from this software without specific prior
   written permission.
In my viewing, you are just restricted to use the copyright, so yest they
can, provided they add the copyright if they distribute it,
the license doesn't tell you to keep the same license when distributing
it... well its what i think, but i am not a lawyer...

2010/4/19 Jarbas Jacome <jandila at gmail.com>

> Hello all.
> Nice project.
> I have a question:
> As ZenGarden is LGPL, doesn't it allow someone to do a proprietary and
> closed software using it?
> If yes, doesn't it conflicts with Pure Data license?
> thank you very much.
> jjR
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