[Lazarus] LCL exports CC-licensed icons to every LCL application

Péter Gábor ptrg at freemail.hu
Tue Mar 22 07:59:18 CET 2016

2016-03-21 09:54 keltezéssel, Ondrej Pokorny írta:
> Corresponding issue report: http://mantis.freepascal.org/view.php?id=29869
> Every LCL application includes icons (at least) from the famfamfam (Silk
> icon set) that are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 2.5/3.0
> license.
> As a result every LCL application that does not acknowledge them, breaks
> the CC license.
> LCL is advertised as "(L)GPL licensed with static linking exception",
> which is not true because the LCL includes CC-licensed icons.
Also Fugue Icons (http://p.yusukekamiyamane.com/) are under CC too
(mentioned in acknowledgement window of Lazarus). There is a risk to use
them in LCL (I don't know if already used), so don't forget about them...

Péter Gábor
ptrg at freemail.hu

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