[TYPO3] Extensions and GPL

Peter Russ peter.russ at 4many.net
Fri Sep 8 09:07:43 CEST 2006

Bjoern Kraus schrieb:
> Hello!
> Starting developing our own extension we wondered whether a new 
> extension for TYPO3 has to be automatically licensed under the GPL. IMHO 
> as long as we don't change TYPO3's or any extension's code inside it's 
> files, every extension that USES the TYPO3-Framework (includes hooks and 
> xclasses) can be licensed in any way we want. Is that right?

Extension HAS to be GPL, but...

> Note: We already published some extensions in TER, but we have a special 
> customer who doesn't want to share the extensions we developed for him 
> since he wants to benefit from his investment.

... it's up to your customer and you NOT to publish the extension ;-)

> Regards
> Bjoern Kraus

Regs. Peter.

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