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> Actually, we're not making any changes to either OpenLDAP or
> Cygwin. We just want to link the two into the same executable.
I assume, then, that OpenLDAP builds under cygwin "out of the box".
> As far as i can tell from some amateur legal research, because the
> OpenLDAP license is not GPL-compatible, it would not be legal to do
> this without your special clause.
Right. But, you are still required to follow the OSD when
distributing your binary, even though the OpenLDAP license doesn't
> So i just wanted to make sure that using OpenLDAP in this way
> qualifies for the clause.
Sounds like it. Of course, if you link other things in also, the
I think the fact that the OpenLDAP license is listed under
"GPL-incompatible, Free Software Licenses" implies that the exception
applies. If it fell into the "Non-Free Software Licenses" section,
the exception probably wouldn't apply.
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