From a story/column at LinuxPlanet: "The score so far: Trolltech has done everything Stallman had demanded of it, but its position in the eyes of the Stallman faction seems little changed. Meanwhile, the leaders of Gnome say they are ready to call a halt to any real or perceived hostilities and let users make their choices based on the quality of the code." ZDNet reports on Richard Stallman's initial reaction, and in this story Trolltech explains its decision to add an option of GPL licensing to Qt. Eng and Ettrich write.
September 6, 2000