[Interest] Qt "Tools" GPLv3 Exception 1 Confusion

Jean-Michaël Celerier jeanmichael.celerier at gmail.com
Fri Apr 8 09:11:51 CEST 2016

On Fri, Apr 8, 2016 at 2:41 AM, d3fault <d3faultdotxbe at gmail.com> wrote:

> So since I wrote /path/to/main.cpp in Qt Creator, it’s “output from
> this application”, and since it generates itself, it “generates output
> from this application in it’s original […] form”.

I don't think that this is relevant to QtCreator because QtCreator has no
"output" per se,
 it only calls your compiler (which may be g++, clang, msvc...) behind the
And saving a text file can even less be considered an output I think,
imagine if the people making sheets of paper were able to assert their
copyright over
whatever you write on it ?

But IANAL :)
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