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by SquireNed
22 Dec 2013, 21:48
Forum: General
Topic: Some questions about OpenMW!
Replies: 36
Views: 7545

Re: Some questions about OpenMW!

But, as we've established, you can use OpenMW in a commercial project, you just have to redistribute your executables (but not the game content) for free. There's no reason to say it would receive more contributions because people don't have to give them back; it may get its own off-shoots, but it c...
by SquireNed
22 Dec 2013, 15:22
Forum: General
Topic: Some questions about OpenMW!
Replies: 36
Views: 7545

Re: Some questions about OpenMW!

Technically, though, under the GPL, it doesn't actually work that way. What OpenMW created for the software is under GPL (not really "theirs", as that's a general license for the public), and what you make for the software is forced to be under the GPL if you want to benefit from the GPL content. Ho...
by SquireNed
21 Dec 2013, 22:31
Forum: General
Topic: Some questions about OpenMW!
Replies: 36
Views: 7545

Re: Some questions about OpenMW!

Actually, the GPL shouldn't be an issue for expanding OpenMW. Sure you can't make improvements to the engine and keep them to yourself, but you aren't going to see your whole work in creating content for OpenMW go to naught. Although the GPL is a chaining license, that license likely only applies to...