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I am integrating an LGPL application to my iOS application. I am modifying the LGPL application in such a way that, I am integrating a new library to it. So the flow is like this:

Appl Code >> LGPL Library >> New Library

Do I need to make the New Library opensource?

This is what I am planning to do to meet the license requirements:

1.Make the modified LGPL application opensource (LGPL) via github fork

2.Make the other parts of the application available on demand as object files

Is this enough to meet LGPL requirements?

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Is this enough to meet LGPL requirements?

Leaving aside staic vs. dynamic linking, it depends if your "New Library" becomes a work "based on the library" e.g. are you creating a derivative work? This is a grey area and a legal determination. My take in general is that "New Library" would become a derivative work in most cases and be subject to the LGPL terms. But YMMV. Consult a lawyer!

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