License change in LibRaw due to inclusion of demosaic packs

Nicolas Chauvet kwizart at
Fri Dec 9 15:40:16 UTC 2011

2011/12/9 Siddhesh Poyarekar <spoyarek at>:
> Hi,
> I got a request to include demosaic packs into the LibRaw build to
> support some digital cameras:
> With this inclusion, the LibRaw package will have a GPLv3+ license
> since the demosaic packs are released under GPLv2+ and
> GPLv3+. Currently only shotwell seems to be using LibRaw and it should
> be ok with this change since it is GPLv2+.

I still plan to enable libRaw in oyranos thanks to now providing a
shared library.
This last is BSD + GPLv+2, so this seems OK.
(RPM package only states GPLv2+ currently).

Nicolas (kwizart)

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