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Using TBB for non open source software

x2titans
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I had read through GPL, but I am still not clear on the issue that whether or not non-GPL software can dynamically link to GPL librarby.

Is it legal to develop windows non-open source application which dynamically link to TBB?

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sgifford
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x2titans --

I don't work for Intel, and I'm certainly not qualified to give you legal advice, but on this page:
http://osstbb.intel.com/
there is a link to an explanation of the "runtime exception" to the GPL for this library. That page contains some explanatory text that may answer your questions.

Hope this helps,

----ScottG.

x2titans
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Thanks!

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