Development software license types
In development software, libraries, toolkits, gui's etc, what licenses do I need to look for that will allow me to sell products created using the software?
Edit: I should've said also that I'm most interested in licenses for free development tools, however, not necessarily open source.
I'm working on a php installer for a web application / software. The installer need a valid license ID to finish the installation (for example: aDs34Nsi9sa). To check if the license ID is valid i ha
I read an article a while back about a development company that had a dedicated Monitor to display a web app that charted completed task by team member, kind of like a sales chart for software develop
Can anyone recommend any software control packages (free), specifically for web development. something that we could install on our own server. We're building a number of websites each week and I'm fi
I would like to know, from your expertise, what you consider to be the main differences and/or similarities of managing the development of products and software in large teams. By products, I'm referr
In Apple development certificate page there are 2 types of certificate: iOS development APNs Development iOS What is the difference?
Is there any website specifically for sharing and accessing actual software development processes implemented in software organizations? There are lots of resources that give advices and descriptions
Can you please list the books on CAD/CAE tool development? I remember browsing through a book on some other topic (OOAD or Design Patterns) with all examples in CAD/CAE tool development. Do you know o
We are a software company developing a system using Google Maps for our customer internal use (commercial, with GPS device). I know that our customer need to have Google Maps premier license. My quest
As nowadays the main focus of software developers is to deliver the functionality to the satisfaction of the customer in very much short time that requires a short but hybrid team well communicating b
I am currently doing a dissertation about the implications or dangers that today's software development practices or teachings may have on the long term effects of programming. Just to make it clear:
Is it okay to include other open-source packages in my own software package? In particular, I want to distribute my software (using Apache 2.0 license), and I would like to include another package, wh
I would like to license an addon package to a GPL application. The main application is free and GPL. The addon is a proprietary paid product. I would like to use a proprietary license, but I'm not su
I use Qt as dynamically linked library and I plan to use it with LGPL license in a propriety software. Qt toolkit uses other libraries such as OpenGL, ANGLE, Libjpeg, Webkit, to name a few. Even the f
New to iOS development and everything with the license is driving me nuts. So i got a few questions. I have a developer account but not a license yet. If i buy a iOS developer license for $99, that li
In this case the license is question is Apache License v2, but basically if I just include a text file with the license in the application directory, it might look like my app is licensed under that l
I work at a corporation. We want to use Eclipse to create our product for java. Do we need to buy a license? Why would someone buy a license?
I like to use some Java libraries that are copyrighted under the Apache Software License 2.0. I do not want to modify them at all, just use them in a commercial application. Do I need to open source m
I know CC is not intended for software because it dose not take into account concept like source code, or linking from code with a different licens and so on. But because PHP software has to be releas
I have always used the agile Feature Driven Development process for developing software. What does everyone else use, and why do you prefer it? I prefer FDD because that's what I started with fresh ou
I have a MATLAB server which hosts a license manager (LMTOOLS by Flexera Software LLC) and few clients. When you run use a toolbox function such as datestr(busdate(date)) you automatically checkout t
In an answer to a question about the GPL, David wrote, If your CMS is something that others might want to build on, you can dual-license it. In this case, you want to release under the GPL or similar
The company that I work for develops a suite of workforce management software, which we then license and distribute within large organisations. The idea is to create a mobile component of the software
I do have a piece of software that I intend to release under the terms of the MIT license. It uses the Java Native Interface, but will only use dynamic linking to load the libraries. It needs however
I need to know if there is a development kit for PHP and MySQL on iPhone. I want to write PHP scripts using my iPhone plus I want to run these scripts on it as a server.
I'm kind of newbie in software development. I want to know if I can use Mercurial SCM for privative software development (given that mercurial is GPLv2).
For my side job as programmer, I need Windows. It will be installed in VMWare Fusion. I will be writnig mostly C-code for Matlab-Mex-files, some DSP-development, some easy command-line tools in C and
I have seen that there is a clear distinction between models and diagrams in software development, but I cant quite fork out the difference between models and diagrams. For example there is a Use Case
In software development we all need to planning the time correctly. I want to know what metrics you are using to planning time in all processes of software such as analysis, development, maintenance e
I have had great success e.g. with fast development cycles and continuous integration. However, I think pair programming or continuous customer communication are less useful due to issues specific of
Couchbase is an open source project, and the source code is protected by the Apache 2.0 license. This license allows developers to download, modify, use, deploy etc etc the code however they wish, inc
I'm really interested to hear what you think about Model-driven Software Development for Java and/or .NET. Does it save time? Does it improve quality?
This question already has an answer here: How do you choose an open-source license? [closed] 10 answers As a newbie, I am quite confused how open source software is can/be licensed. I know of l
From a programmer stuck in the web world... What are the most common desktop development frameworks currently being used for desktop application development? Is it realistic to write desktop softwa
In my company, presently we are using Rational clearcase as the Software Configuration Management tool for our Embedded software development. The software is basically for Automobiles, to be specific
I am about to get a new job with the responsibility of database development. My experience in this field is about Oracle, SQL, VB.NET. I have worked in many projects where I had to create databases an
We're about to finish some free software and we're not sure what license we should release it under. Here's the details: The software is funded by several sponsors The software is open source (edit:
I would like to use openMP with compiler VS2010. what is license status for openMP? can it be freely used in commercial software, and can you point at the relevant doc? thanks and regarsd
How does one go about including multiple licenses in software? For example, I'm working on a project that I would license as GPLv3. I'd like to include some libraries from the Apache Commons (Apache l
A post I read on Brad Abrams blog had this very question and I would love to get the views of the community. Software is being taught as an engineering discipline in many universities, even though the
I'd like to mimic a .NET class signature (and possibly some major pieces of implementation) in a C++ application. I plan on releasing said application under the Boost Software License. Specifically, I
Is there any licensing issue when porting BSD licensed code (or modified BSD license or other variants) to GPLv2 licensed software, say porting something from FreeBSD kernel to Linux kernel and distri
We are in the process of building a web application for a client and they have inquired about owning the code for the site. We would like to issue a license agreement to the client for use of the code
What is the optimal size of a software development team? or Does size really matter? It seems to be subjective, but my intention is to know 'What are the metrics' which decides team size?.
I currently subscribe to MSDN Flash and Red Gate's developer newsletter, which is great. I'd like to find more sources. Where/Who else sends or posts news or articles about software development?
I have experience in C/C++ and C#, and I'm planning to create a large software with the help of my friends, which will also include a GUI. It will focus on computer security and analysis, something li
I might be an exception here but I have never worked on a team with more than three developers and / or five people. Still we could manage to get the job done (somehow). Is there a software developmen
I work for a community college in North Carolina. Our most central repository of data is a software system called Datatel, aka Colleague (why it has two names, I don't know). In our case the underlyin
As a software developer for 6 years, I've had a range of experiences with different teams, from negative to positive. One of the best experiences I had was in a certain project team at a financial org
I'm planning on developing an Apple Mac application which will collect hardware information from the host Mac and also installed software info. The hardware and software info will be collected in an e