Inclusion of MXit plugin into Pidgin

Kevin Stange kstange at
Wed Sep 2 03:52:28 EDT 2009

Francois Botha wrote:
> To clear up some legal issues, am I allowed to take MXit's source,
> remove the advertising, repackage the plugin (for Windows and other
> operating systems) and host it on my own site? Of course I'll provide
> the modified source as well.  Or do I have to look at MXit's license for
> the answer?

MXit's prpl must be licensed compatibly with the GPL for this thread to
have any point, so the answer _should be_ yes.


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