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GPLv3 and executables in GPLv3

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LGPL library and proprietary dependencies / references

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According to this web site unless I am sharing or selling my website code I dont have to attribute anything about the mit license, is that truth?

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I add a third_party_license.text next to me index file of my react app build, is that enough to fullfill the legal requirement of a MIT license? [duplicate]

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Automatically converted code from one language to another changes the license of a code?

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Would it make sense to build an open source project around a paid AWS service?

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How to comply with Apache 2.0 requirement to state that changes have been made to a file

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Which licence to use when writing a program based on an existing one?

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Web Design. If I have my own code that I wrote but used a library does my entire site automatically become MIT licensed

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How to distribute licenses of linked DLL libraries along with the release?

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Citing list of words from an open source project [duplicate]

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Include duplicate MIT licenses for every project even if my code base is available in GitHub?

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Licence that says the original author must be given credit, but is otherwise mostly free

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License that requires attribution to end users?

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Android App for commercial use depended on some GitHub projects with MIT licence

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gpl-3 vs agpl for a telegram bot

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Dual license Apache2.0 GPLv3 for a library with optional GPLed code

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