[uClinux-dev] new uClinux distribution snapshot

Erik Andersen andersen at codepoet.org
Mon Nov 12 22:58:36 EST 2001

On Mon Nov 12, 2001 at 06:30:51PM -0500, Tom Walsh wrote:
> Also(!), uClibc conforms to the LGPL (lesser-GPL) License and can be
> used to produce proprietary (binary only distro) apps, where the uC-libc
> is GPL (you must distro source).

Both are LGPL (though there were some older versions of uC-libc
that had some GPL code in them, I submitted patches to clean that
up quite a while ago.

The biggest reasons to go for uClibc over uC-libc are bug fixes,
and glibc source compatibility.  


Erik B. Andersen             http://codepoet-consulting.com/
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