Re: Pitfalls ?
> % Is there any pitfall for the use of
> % ?
> % I've heard too many complaints and
> % mostly from the gnome camp, that some
> % kind of "patent worry"
> % them from totally embrace anything
> % trolltech.
> % I dunno if what they are saying is
> % truth. So I'm just posting my
> % here.
> > Is there any pitfall for the use of
> > ?
> True, Qt is not GNU http://www.gnu.org/
> so any developer who wants to get
> completely into the heart/source, change
> and publish a patch/bug and or make
> improvements to the libraries are s.o.l.
> Many GNU apps are built with QT, its
> like building GNU apps without GNU
> Gtk is a alternative to Qt which IS GNU
Actually, there has been a GPL version of QT available since 2000. See
the announcement. Both the embedded and X11 versions of QT are available under the GPL, and the windows port is available gratis for non-commercial use.