The protoc code is licensed under the New BSD license, which is extremely
permissive.  You will have to include a copyright notice but that's about
it.  Read COPYING.txt for the full license -- it's quite short.
On Fri, Oct 31, 2008 at 2:30 PM, Marc Gravell <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:

> (probably one for Kenton...)
> My current code-generation strategy requires the compiled binary form
> of a descriptor - i.e. by running the .proto through protoc.
> To make this more convenient, I'd like to include protoc in the
> archive, and have my code-generator call protoc automatically (so the
> caller only has to worry about .proto files).
> Are there any license issues doing this?
> Cheers,
> Marc
> >

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